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Corpuscles

(noun) Plural form of corpuscle.

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... there are many interneurons that are responsible for relaying information, whereas nerve endings that actually receive tactile information (corpuscles, etc.) aren't as numerous. They are the parts that convert external stimuli to electrical signals that are interpreted by our body. Axons ...

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by aptitude
Mon Sep 12, 2011 2:19 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Axons generate impulse or transfers information
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sensory neuron q

... neuron have a resting potential based on the inflow of K+ ions, what passive channels can be found on olfactory receptor, and membrane of pacinian corpuscles? correct me if I'm wrong, but is it K+ channels?

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by jdmking18
Sat Sep 03, 2011 9:15 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: sensory neuron q
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Axons generate impulse or transfers information

... there are many interneurons that are responsible for relaying information, whereas nerve endings that actually receive tactile information (corpuscles, etc.) aren't as numerous. They are the parts that convert external stimuli to electrical signals that are interpreted by our body. Axons ...

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by plasmodesmata11
Sun Jul 31, 2011 5:13 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Axons generate impulse or transfers information
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Views: 3621

The sensory system

... but some books give different informations: 1. Are the Merkel cells located only in the stratum germinativum of the epidermis? 2. Are the Meissner corpuscles located only in the dermis? 3. Are the Merkel cells and the Meissner corpuscles associated both with the same sense of touch, and the Pacinian ...

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by ChrisWolf
Sun May 04, 2008 1:53 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The sensory system
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Views: 3248

The Fiber Disease

... information Medial lemniscus: Touch (Pressure & Vibration) | Proprioception Spinothalamic tract: Pain | Temperature Receptors Touch: Pacinian corpuscles | Meissner's corpuscles | Merkel's discs | Ruffini endings | Free nerve endings | Hair follicle receptors Proprioception: Golgi organ | Muscle ...

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by Skytroll
Wed Oct 25, 2006 3:14 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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