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The Anatomy of Neurons: Human Biology - About.com
All cells of the nervous system are comprised of neurons. Neurons are responsible for sending, receiving, and interpreting information from all parts of the body.
http://biology.about.com/od/humananatomybiology/ss/neurons.htm
All About Nervous Tissue and Different Types - Biology - About.com
Nervous tissue is responsible for sensing stimuli and transmitting signals to and from different parts of an organism. Neurons are the basic unit of nervous tissue.
http://biology.about.com/od/anatomy/a/aa031408a.htm
Central Nervous System - Biology - About.com
The nervous system consists of the brain, spinal cord, and a complex network of neurons. This system is responsible for sending, receiving, and interpreting ...
http://biology.about.com/od/organsystems/ss/central-nervous-system.htm
What Is a Neuron? Building Blocks of the Nervous System
Answer: A neuron is a nerve cell that is the basic building block of the nervous system. Neurons are similar to other cells in the human body in a number of ways , ...
http://psychology.about.com/od/biopsychology/f/neuron01.htm
Structure of a Neuron and Neural Signal Functions - Psychology
Neurons are the building blocks of the nervous system. Learn about the structure of a neuron and how neural signals are transmitted.
http://psychology.about.com/od/biopsychology/ss/neuronanat.htm
Action Potential - How a Neuron Fires - Psychology - About.com
An action potential is part of the process that occurs during the firing of a neuron. During the action potential, part of the neural membrane opens to allow ...
http://psychology.about.com/od/aindex/g/actionpot.htm
What Are Terminal Buttons? - Psychology - About.com
Neurons are the building blocks of the nervous system. Learn about the location, structure, and function of the terminal buttons in neural transmission. Page 6.
http://psychology.about.com/od/biopsychology/ss/neuronanat_6.htm
What Is an Axon and What Does It Do? - Psychology - About.com
Neurons are the building blocks of the nervous system. Learn about the location, structure, and function of the axon in neural transmission. Page 5.
http://psychology.about.com/od/biopsychology/ss/neuronanat_5.htm
What Is the Soma and What Does It Do? - Psychology - About.com
The soma is the cell body of a neuron. Learn about the location, structure, and function of the soma in neural transmission.
http://psychology.about.com/od/biopsychology/ss/neuronanat_3.htm
How Many Neurons Are in the Brain? - Psychology - About.com
The human brain is made up of a complex network of neurons. These neurons serve as the building blocks of the nervous system, transmitting information to and ...
http://psychology.about.com/od/biopsychology/f/how-many-neurons-in-the-brain.htm
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