Cells in Newly Formed Brain Regions Differentiate into Neurons
Expression: the process by which a cell makes an mRNA transcript of a particular
gene. Means that cell transcribes a particular subset of genes to make the particula
CHAPTER 2: Neuroanatomy
Neuron or Nerve Cell: the basic unit of the NS, each composed of a cell body, receptive
extension(s) (dendrites), and a transmitting extension (axon).
Neuron Doctrine: the hypothesis that the brain is composed of separate cells tha