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I'm having a lot of trouble grasping parts of this paper..

Eur Biophys J. 2009 Jun;38(5):637-47. Epub 2009 Mar 4.

A nonlinear model of ionic wave propagation along microtubules.

Specifically, they use a phase space plot that I cannot understand the physical (take home) message of the phase plot on the 2nd to last page.

Can anyone help?

Attached are the first three pages

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# A nonlinear model of ionic wave propagation along microtubules

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