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Nerve cell

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noun, plural: nerve cells

A neuron; a cell of the nervous system that transmits nerve impulses


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Nerve cells are cells of the nervous system that transmit nerve impulses coming from sensory cells or from other nerve cells.


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Nerve Cell Represented By Electrical Circuit

Hey guys, I'm new here! Just looking at the Fitzhugh-Nagumo model of the nerve cell as a electrical circuit and wondered if you knew what all the circuit elements represent? ...

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by Nanderson
Wed Apr 09, 2014 6:22 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Nerve Cell Represented By Electrical Circuit
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Answer this question. Coming from my module drills.

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by jmpangelo
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by scottie
Wed Feb 22, 2012 8:12 pm
 
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can we record and playback Dreams ?

... measures heartbeats/pulses in the form of sinusoidal waveform ? the nerve cells of the brain which holDs memory will have transmitter circuitry as part of the surgery/operation ...

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by prashantakerkar
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Topic: Transport In Plants
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