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Refle.....

Post by new_guy » Wed Nov 30, 2005 2:51 pm

What the name....Refle...(something)....You know , when something hot touches yor hand...you immedieatly pull your hand......

Anyway how does it really work....something about the afferent neuron... and efferent neuron.....central nervous system.....spinal cords...maybe...

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Post by hurly » Wed Nov 30, 2005 3:12 pm

Relection.

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Post by canalon » Wed Nov 30, 2005 3:24 pm

reflex, not reflection!
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Post by hurly » Wed Nov 30, 2005 7:28 pm

How about reaction? :D

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Post by zenith_beth » Wed Nov 30, 2005 7:32 pm

Hehe!! It's reflex! new_guy are you referring to the reflex arc? If yes this site should help : http://www.biomed2.man.ac.uk/mahon/waugh/reflexarc.htm
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Post by MrMistery » Wed Nov 30, 2005 8:08 pm

There are 2 kinds of medular reflex:
-monosinaptic(rotulian reflex)-the sensitive neuron is connected directly to the motor neuron
-polisinaptic(for example pulling your hand when you touch something hot)-between the sensitive neuron and the motor neuron there are some asociative neurons..
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Post by new_guy » Thu Dec 01, 2005 6:26 am

huh...it's reflex.......I knew reflect was wrong although it have the same sound....
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Post by BiologyIs4Life » Fri Dec 02, 2005 3:33 am

Canalon wrote:reflex, not reflection!


Immediate response reflex or reaction :D

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