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Unformatted text preview: D. Contain small sacs called synaptic vesicles that play an important role in transmitting signals from one cell to the next A Tip Dendrites ______________________ Axons _________________________ A Closer Look What does it mean to say that an axons membrane is selectively permeable? Given what you know about synaptic transmission, how do you think a message jumps across the synaptic gap and is passed to the next neuron? 18 PsychSim 5: Neural Messages...
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This note was uploaded on 02/18/2012 for the course PSY 100 taught by Professor Farthing during the Winter '08 term at University of Maine Orono .
- Winter '08