Review Questions 2

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Review Questions for Chapter 2 Questions from textbook 1. State the neuron doctrine in a single sentence. To whom is this insight credited? 2. What are the main physical characteristics that distinguish axons from dendrites? 3. Among the following structures, state those which are unique to neurons and the ones that are not: nucleus, mitochondria, rough ER, synaptic vesicle, and Golgi apparatus. 4. Colchicine is a drug that causes microtubules to break apart or depolymerize.
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Unformatted text preview: What effect would this drug have on anterograde transport? What would happen in the axon terminal? 5. What is myelin and what does it do? Which cells provide myelin to the central nervous system? Other Review Questions 6. Draw two neurons and label their dendrites, cellbodies, axons, and a synapse. In which direction does information flow?...
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This homework help was uploaded on 04/03/2008 for the course CELL BIO & 245 taught by Professor Schjott during the Spring '08 term at Rutgers.

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