Graduate student Pasquel is studies the effects of nicotine on nicotinic receptors. He finds that after a short period of time, nicotinic receptors close even if nicotine remains bound. This process is termed ____.
Graduate student Pasquel studies the effects of nicotine on nicotinic receptors by performing electrophysiology experiments. After applying nicotine to the bathing media of cells expressing nicotine receptors, what is he likely to find?