L22 - signal transmission? A) Neurons are too structurally...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–8. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Becker et al., The World of the Cell Neurons Transmit Signals Using Neurotransmitters
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Becker et al., The World of the Cell Neurotransmitters Are Small Molecules
Background image of page 2
Becker et al., The World of the Cell Neurotransmitters Bind to Receptors in the Target Membrane
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
An Attempt at a Realistic Model of a Synaptic Vesicle Cell 127, 831-846 [2006]
Background image of page 4
Becker et al., The World of the Cell Acetylcholine Receptors Are at the Neuromuscular Junction
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
A variety of cell types can undergo self-fusion. Why doesn’t the body fuse neurons as well to speed
Background image of page 6
Background image of page 7

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 8
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: signal transmission? A) Neurons are too structurally elaborate to undergo fusion. B) Complex information processing would be impossible in a network of fused neurons. C) Neurons are replaced more often than other cells. D) I haven’t the foggiest idea. Figure 12-45a Essential Cell Biology (© Garland Science 2010) A Typical Neuron Receives Many Synaptic Inputs Becker et al., The World of the Cell Gap Junctions Connect Cells Electrically and Metabolically...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 02/09/2011 for the course BIOS 20182 taught by Professor Lahn during the Spring '11 term at UChicago.

Page1 / 8

L22 - signal transmission? A) Neurons are too structurally...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 8. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online