Results for: Neuron

Do neurons communicate?

Yes. They interact with each other via chemical "signals" called  neurotransmitters and neuropeptides. In this way, a neuron sends an  excitatory (stimulating) or inhibitory (MORE)

How does a neuron communicate with other neurons?

Neurons communicate by either chemical or electrical synapses. By far the predominant method is chemical though. The neuron releases a neurotransmitter like acetyl choline, gl (MORE)
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What is the function of neuron?

The function of a neuron is to transfer messages throughout the  brain. These neurons are all attached and interpret everything that  happens.

What does a sensory neuron do?

Sensory neurons are nerves that take in information from either the outside world, or from within the body itself. Sensory neurons communicate this information to the brain wh (MORE)

What do neurons do?

Neuron is a the main cellualr component of the nervous system, a specialized type of celll that integrates electrochemical activity of the other neurons that are connected to (MORE)

What are dormant neurons?

neuron cells that are alive but are not doing their specific function. For example sending their message to move a muscle or helping the person speak. When the sensitive neuro (MORE)