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Sensory nerve

sensory nerve

(Science: anatomy, nerve) An afferent nerve conveying impulses that are processed by the central nervous system so as to become part of the organism's perception of self and its environment.

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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, ...

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by kapital
Tue Jan 08, 2013 10:54 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: spinal nerves
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Neurons, Cocaine, and Shingles

... b) remains in the synapse longer than normal c) increases the speed of nerve impulse transmission d) diffuses rapidly throughout the pleasure centres ... into the spinal cord b) Motor impulses moving out of the spinal cord c) Sensory impulses moving out of the spinal cord d) Sensory impulses moving ...

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by homeworkdisaster
Sun Jun 10, 2012 8:11 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Neurons, Cocaine, and Shingles
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sensory question

... silk worm moth nears a female that is releasing bombykol,? a. the female starts to release more bombykol b. the action potential in the antennal nerve increase c. many bombykol sensitive hairs are stimulated per second d. a larger number of bombykol sensitive hair undergoes adaptation e. the ...

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by jjkwest1
Wed Apr 18, 2012 6:23 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: sensory question
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Nervous system

... cause problems. Hint :Specifically, which speech area? Remember that nerves from one side of the body cross over to the other brain hemisphere ... 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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Views: 5090

Re: Evolution of the nervous system

... question. To Anna55: imagine what our bodies would be like if all nerves, up to the nerve endings of sensory nerves, were encased in bone.

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by Gavin
Sun Nov 06, 2011 8:30 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolution of the nervous system
Replies: 14
Views: 9052
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