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Synapse - Nerve

The point at which one nerve cell connects with another.

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Re: spinal nerves

2. For example, there could be electrical synapse. Could you than please tell, which one art they(is it)? 3. Ok. From where exactly the structure is refrred as spinal nerve? And where this contributions joint together?(C5-C8, T1)

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by kapital
Wed Jan 09, 2013 8:06 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: spinal nerves
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Why do neurones only have one axon?

... firstly the action potential can spread to multiple other neurones at a synapse and transmit signals very fast. I think what you actually want to ... is would having multiple axons on a neurone speed up transmission of a nerve impulse and the answer to this i do not believe to be yes because neurones ...

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by Drredfrizzle
Sun Nov 11, 2012 7:46 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Why do neurones only have one axon?
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Neurons, Cocaine, and Shingles

... dopamine a) reduces the refractory period of neurons b) remains in the synapse longer than normal c) increases the speed of nerve impulse transmission d) diffuses rapidly throughout the pleasure centres of the brain ...

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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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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 ... affects the control of moods in a person. After being secreted into the synapse, dopamine is reabsorbed by transmitting neurons. The illegal drug ...

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by Catherine89
Sun Feb 05, 2012 7:22 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Nervous system
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Re: GI tract and enteric nervous system

... the gut into its own nervous system. It really is just filled full of nerves and ganglia that help to regulate the huge amount of business down ... heading out a nerve making a jump to either the spinal cord via a synapse or to a cranial nerve through a synapse as well. Both occur! The ...

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by daniel.kurz
Fri Oct 28, 2011 6:31 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: GI tract and enteric nervous system
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