Activity-Dependent Energy Metabolism in Rat Posterior Pituitary Primarily Reflects Sodium Pump Activity
Journal of Neurochemistry
National Institute of Mental Health (U.S.)
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (U.S.)
Fink, David J.
Smith, Carolyn B.
Savaki, H. E.
International Society for Neurochemistry, January 1980
Sokoloff later noted, "This report provides evidence that the increase in glucose utilization evoked by functional activation in neural tissue is due to the opening of Na+ channels and activation of Na+, K+ -ATPase activity."
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