NSCs give rise to the different types of cells in the brain, of which neurons are the best known.
Boahen noted that neurons in the brain take in input from many other neurons.
The elements, right down to the neurons themselves, have their own agendas, their own needs.
That three-pound lump of gray matter contains 100 billion neurons and 100 trillion synapses, or connections.
neurons begin to die within four to six minutes of oxygen deprivation.
It has been said that the movement of neurons has been observed in certain of the Medusae.
There is usually a group of neurons in the path from the surface to the brain cortex.
The threshold fluctuations in the neurons always upset my mnemonic norm when I temporalize.
Let us next examine the structure of the nerve cells or neurons part of which serve as pathways for these messages.
Potts almost felt the currents surging through the neurons of his brain and sensed a throbbing on the inside of his skull.
neuron neu·ron (nur'ŏn', nyur'-) or neu·rone (-ōn')
Any of the impulse-conducting cells that constitute the brain, spinal column, and nerves, consisting of a nucleated cell body with one or more dendrites and a single axon. Also called nerve cell, neurocyte.