Andrew Huxley

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Noun1.Andrew Huxley - English physiologist who, with Alan Hodgkin, discovered the role of potassium and sodium ions in the transmission of the nerve impulse (born in 1917)
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In 1952 Alan Lyod Hodgkin and Andrew Huxley studied the behavior of the electrical impulses in squid giant axon.
Andrew Huxley spotted the weather phenomenon above Park Pool, in Ormskirk.
Cheesman's characterization of Bentham's influence on criminal law is an approach that resonates with the work of the late Professor Andrew Huxley.