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Neuron AssignmentOlusegun I. OladinniThomas Jefferson UniversityAugust 15, 2021
Neuron AssignmentAccording to Queensland Brain Institute, “Neurons (also called neurons or nerve cells)are the fundamental units of the brain and nervous system, the cells responsible for receivingsensory input from the external world, for sending motor commands to our muscles, and fortransforming and relaying the electrical signals at every step in between (2019). Neurons aretransfer of information from sensors for example on the skin, receptors, to the brain. Neuronstransfer information from one nerve ending to another nerve too. Neurons are electrical in nature,and they use the moving of negative and positive ions to transfer information through thenervous system. The functions of the nervous system which includes response, sensation andintegration is made possible through different pathways that support these functions.

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