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Sensory areas

sensory areas --> cerebral cortex

the outer portion of the brain, consisting of layersof nerve cells and the pathways that connect them. The cerebralcortex is the part of the brain in which thought processes take place.In alzheimer's disease, nerve cells in the cerebral cortex die.


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Nervous system

... and IV I, II, and IV I and II 2.A stroke has caused damage to certain areas of the brain. Upon examination, a doctor notices that the person has ... mV of stimuli and at 4 mV of stimuli. c)Choose a specific example of a sensory neuron, and explain neural stimulation and impulses in terms of the ...

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by Catherine89
Sun Feb 05, 2012 7:22 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Nervous system
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Creation of species through programmed evolution

... more correctly biorobot, especially animals, in view of the presence of sensory organs, muscles, etc. A cell is biochip. An organism has both hardware ... form of spores, seeds, eggs, which got dispersed over land and water areas subsequently. From these end cells, the first members of diverse ...

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by PAWahid
Mon Jan 23, 2012 3:27 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Creation of species through programmed evolution
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How do T4 cells enter the brain?

Sensory circumventricular organs (CVO) are specialized areas of the brain that lack a normal blood-brain barrier, and therefor are in constant contact with signaling molecules ...

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by anastasianikifor
Thu Aug 26, 2010 11:35 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: How do T4 cells enter the brain?
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The Fiber Disease

... eye, nose, or sense of touch, into conscious perĀ­ception; it is called sensory nervous system." "The central nervous system's third section ... the sympathetic and the parasympathetic, which originate from different areas in the brainstem and spinal cord, and also respond to different ...

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by Nadas Moksha
Mon Sep 04, 2006 4:57 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... of the organism onto the skin, occurring particularly on exposed areas of the hands, arms, or face. An area of local edema becomes a pruritic ... from respiratory muscle paralysis or upper airway obstruction without sensory deficits. Inhalational botulism would have a similar clinical presentation ...

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by RANDY
Wed Aug 16, 2006 5:01 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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