s21 - Neurons, Synapses, Signaling Neurons, Synapses,...

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Unformatted text preview: Neurons, Synapses, Signaling Neurons, Synapses, Signaling The func tio na l unit o f a ne rvo us s ys te m is the ne uro n . Ne rvo us s ys te m s wo rk b y ne uro ns ta lking to e a c h o the r The Re s ting Po te ntia l a nd the Ac tio n Po te ntia l The Ac tio n Po te ntia l is ho w a xo ns /de ndrite s c o nduc t m e s s a g e s Is a re ve rs a l o f po la rity tha t m o ve s a lo ng the ne uro n C o nduc tio n o f the AP a lo ng a ne uro n: Re m e m b e r: AP is a ll-o r-no ne C o ns e q ue nc e s : Neurons, Synapses, Signaling Neurons, Synapses, Signaling The func tio na l unit o f a ne rvo us s ys te m is the ne uro n . Ne rvo us s ys te m s wo rk b y ne uro ns ta lking to e a c h o the r The Re s ting Po te ntia l a nd the Ac tio n Po te ntia l The Ac tio n Po te ntia l is ho w a xo ns /de ndrite s c o nduc t m e s s a g e s Is a re ve rs a l o f po la rity tha t m o ve s a lo ng the ne uro n C o nduc tio n o f the AP a lo ng a ne uro n: Re m e m b e r: AP is a ll-o r-no ne C o ns e q ue nc e s : C o nduc tio n is no n-de c re m e nta l Neurons, Synapses, Signaling Neurons, Synapses, Signaling The func tio na l unit o f a ne rvo us s ys te m is the ne uro n . Ne rvo us s ys te m s wo rk b y ne uro ns ta lking to e a c h o the r The Re s ting Po te ntia l a nd the Ac tio n Po te ntia l The Ac tio n Po te ntia l is ho w a xo ns /de ndrite s c o nduc t m e s s a g e s Is a re ve rs a l o f po la rity tha t m o ve s a lo ng the ne uro n C o nduc tio n o f the AP a lo ng a ne uro n: Re m e m b e r: AP is a ll-o r-no ne C o ns e q ue nc e s : C o nduc tio n is no n-de c re m e nta l C o nduc tio n is re la tive ly s lo w ~ 1 m /s e c Neurons, Synapses, Signaling Neurons, Synapses, Signaling The func tio na l unit o f a ne rvo us s ys te m is the ne uro n . Ne rvo us s ys te m s wo rk b y ne uro ns ta lking to e a c h o the r The Re s ting Po te ntia l a nd the Ac tio n Po te ntia l The Ac tio n Po te ntia l is ho w a xo ns /de ndrite s c o nduc t m e s s a g e s Is a re ve rs a l o f po la rity tha t m o ve s a lo ng the ne uro n C o nduc tio n o f the AP a lo ng a ne uro n: Re m e m b e r: AP is a ll-o r-no ne C o ns e q ue nc e s : C o nduc tio n is no n-de c re m e nta l C o nduc tio n is re la tive ly s lo w ~ 1 m /s e c Info rm a tio n is fre q ue nc y, no t s ize o f AP Neurons, Synapses, Signaling...
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