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(music) an electronic simulation of a pipe organ
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The "in-series alignment" of the electrocytes
and unique polarity of each cell allows for the "summation of voltages, much like batteries stacked in series in a flashlight," said Michael Sussman, U-W biochemist.
They found that the dimmer switch comes in the form of sodium channels the fish insert and remove from the membranes of special cells, called electrocytes
, within their electric organs.
Electric fish generate energy and produce an electric current from electrocytes
which are derived from muscle tissue.