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Nerve cell


noun, plural: nerve cells

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


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.

... Drill Reviewer and the question goes something like this: Which type of cell would probably provide the best opportunity to study lysosomes? A. Leaf Cell of a Plant B. Nerve Cell C. Muscle Cell D. Phagocytes white blood cells Please provide the correct answer ...

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by jmpangelo
Tue Feb 19, 2013 6:34 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Answer this question. Coming from my module drills.
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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... You don't find any mention of the cell as a whole unit. Now why is this? After all is not the genome just a ... You being a good example. It seems to me that a philosophical raw nerve is being touched. But, just to nail down this point, study this paper ...

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by scottie
Wed Feb 22, 2012 8:12 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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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
Sat Oct 15, 2011 7:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: can we record and playback Dreams ?
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Transport In Plants

... Xylem exists as non-living tissue at maturity, but phloem is living cells. Xylem: Hard wall cells transport water and mineral nutrients Phloem: ... , expands to allow body movement, cools body temperature, houses nerve endings ,enabling to feel pressure or pain

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by kika
Tue Aug 02, 2011 10:40 am
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Transport In Plants
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