A sudden fall of temperature of 15° to 20° causes a complete cessation of the protoplasmic streaming in Nitella. The recovery of the normal rate follows a definite course and the time of recovery is dependent on the temperature. Evidence is adduced to show that the inhibition of streaming is due to a physical phenomenon.
Article| July 20 1929
THE EFFECT OF SUDDEN CHANGES OF TEMPERATURE ON PROTOPLASMIC STREAMING
S. F. Cook
From the Division of Physiology, University of California, Berkeley.
Accepted: March 25 1929
Online Issn: 1540-7748
Print Issn: 0022-1295
Copyright, 1929, by The Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research
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S. F. Cook; THE EFFECT OF SUDDEN CHANGES OF TEMPERATURE ON PROTOPLASMIC STREAMING . J Gen Physiol 20 July 1929; 12 (6): 793–803. doi: https://doi.org/10.1085/jgp.12.6.793
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