Nervous System Notes - Nervous System Microscopic Anatomy of the Brain o Cells are highly interconnected and electrically active o Cells can be simple

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Nervous System Microscopic Anatomy of the Brain o Cells are highly interconnected and electrically active. o Cells can be simple or complicated o A typical cell makes connections with about 10000 other neurons o One cell will generate a signal which will produce an action potential Questions about neural transmission o The battery: What sets the resting potential of a neuron? o The trigger: What initiates an action potential?
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  • Fall '08
  • FOSTER
  • Anatomy, action potentials propogate

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