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'Tryptamine Receptors in the Central Nervous System: Effects of Anaesthetics'

  • Vane, Sir John, FRS (1927-2004), Pharmacologist
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Vane, Sir John Robert (1927-2004)
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File consists of final versions of papers, draft papers, photographs (to be used in the final article) and correspondence related to the published paper by E. Marley & J.R. Vane, "Tryptamine Receptors in the Central Nervous System: Effects of Anaesthetics", Nature, vol.198, p441-444, 4 May 1963. Details include:

Acknowledgement card from the editors of Nature for the receipt of the article, dated 1 March 1963.

Letter from Vane to the editor of Nature, refering to enclosure of the paper, suggesting that it was suitable for publication and giving the rationale as to why the paper was important, which included evidence which countered criticism of an earlier article published in Nature in 1961. The letter is dated 28 February 1963.

3 copies of a typed draft of article with manuscript amendments.

Photographs of an oscilloscope record from experiments on 29 May 1962 (same magnification including time trace).

Photographs of experimental outputs, including titles and information (photgraphs numbered from 11/91/A to 11/91/E).



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