Dictionary » S » Sensory



(Science: otolaryngology) Pertaining to or subserving sensation.

Origin: L. Sensorius

Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page

Results from our forum

Virus Questions [Science Fiction]

1:) Could/Can viruses carry an electrical impulse? 2:) Could/Can viruses perceive their environment through some sort of sensory mechanics? ( Chemical , Sound , Electrical ?) 3:) Could a virus assemble in a manner akin to a slime mold? 4:) Could a group of assembled viruses, of the ...

See entire post
by Tenebrae
Tue Nov 25, 2014 4:43 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Virus Questions [Science Fiction]
Replies: 3
Views: 1477

Mysterious Energy

Mental experience is determined by brain activity. Sensory experiences are only unique in that those brain events are linked to external events via sensory organs. This probably isn't a sensory experience, and you would need to prove any claim to ...

See entire post
by wildfunguy
Tue Oct 29, 2013 2:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mysterious Energy
Replies: 5
Views: 4076

spinal nerves

I have some question on spinal cord and its nerves: 1. Are in sympathetic trunk sympathetic ganglia? 2. Whic are neurotransimters in sensory gangia?(If any ?) 3. What exactly does it mean that some nerve has contribution from for example:C5-C8, T1?(anatomicaly) Thax for answers.

See entire post
by kapital
Tue Jan 08, 2013 10:54 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: spinal nerves
Replies: 2
Views: 2636

Neurons, Cocaine, and Shingles

for 3 it's d, sensory goes to the cord and motor away from, pretty logical.

See entire post
by david23
Fri Jun 29, 2012 9:23 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Neurons, Cocaine, and Shingles
Replies: 4
Views: 5392

Re: sensory question

I've been away from this for awhile, but my answer to your dilemma is that the action potential has many components. It's amplitude is normally a constant or varies little, but the refractory period may vary. I suspect the refractory period (time from stimulation to membrane recovery on a single neu...

See entire post
by RLBallantyne
Tue Jun 19, 2012 10:14 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: sensory question
Replies: 2
Views: 3270
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 8,427 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link