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Neurons

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(noun) Plural form of Neuron.

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gene knockout mice

... marker and inject stereotactically in the striatum. This will not be 100% efficient, but might be sufficient for certain experiments. With neurons it is easier to restrict to specific brain regions, they tend to be more locally different and specific than glial cells. You can contact us ...

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by animodel123
Wed Mar 18, 2015 6:46 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: gene knockout mice
Replies: 1
Views: 173

If consciousness is a function of neurons ?

Which neurons are you considering? 'you' are the combined functions of billions of neurons spread across your brain. When your next door neighbor wakes up in the morning, he's (from your perspective) already waking up in another ...

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by RZachary1
Wed Jan 14, 2015 5:53 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: If consciousness is a function of neurons ?
Replies: 2
Views: 1072

Cancer = Mutation: Stopping Mutation Would Cure Cancer?

Cancer cells, typically, grow faster than normal cells in the body. Many cells do not actively divide in adult humans at all, these include e.g. neurons and muscle cells. Both irradiation and chemotherapy disrupt the cell cycle and thus mainly affect fast growing cells who are constantly dividing. ...

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by alieen
Sat Dec 20, 2014 5:10 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Cancer = Mutation: Stopping Mutation Would Cure Cancer?
Replies: 7
Views: 15452

Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... If compare brains of whale and elephant with humans, ours is too small. But we have very high intelligence. I think some connections between neurons or some unknown factors determine intelligence.

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by josem
Mon Oct 27, 2014 9:12 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 75
Views: 332510

If consciousness is a function of neurons ?

Then by transplanting those neurons to another person would you wake up in their body ?

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by newuser
Wed Sep 24, 2014 6:48 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: If consciousness is a function of neurons ?
Replies: 2
Views: 1072
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