Nervous

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i4cowboys
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12174
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Nervous
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2010-03-27 18:48:11
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Anatomy III
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Relationships between Neurons/Neuroglia
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  1. What does the switch/synapse regulate?
    The flow of current by either stopping it from proceeding or letting it proceed.
  2. What is the synaptic knob?
    stores a specific chemical messenger, a neurotransmitter, that has been synthesized and packaged by the presynaptic neuron
  3. What does the Synapthic vesicles?
    sack that stores the neuro transmitters.
  4. What does the Receptors do?
    Receives the stimulus or current.
  5. What does the neurotransmitters do?
    releases chemical or hormones by axon to produce a specific response.
  6. Name the 2 types of Neurotransmitters.
    • Excitatory=continues impulse to create a desired result
    • Inhibitory=stops impulses or actions
  7. What is Myelination?
    • Not a part of nerve cell
    • wraps around the axon
  8. What is Neurolemmocytes in PNS?
    wraps around axon to form peripheral myelin

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