Origin of neuron
Examples from the Web for neurons
Neurons begin to die within four to six minutes of oxygen deprivation.
NSCs give rise to the different types of cells in the brain, of which neurons are the best known.Fish Oil, Turmeric, and Ginseng, Oh My! Are ‘Brain Foods’ B.S.?|Dr. Anand Veeravagu, MD|October 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
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.
There is usually a group of neurons in the path from the surface to the brain cortex.
It has been said that the movement of neurons has been observed in certain of the Medusae.
This over excitation of neurons may come from without, or may come from within.
Let us next examine the structure of the nerve cells or neurons part of which serve as pathways for these messages.A Civic Biology|George William Hunter
The threshold fluctuations in the neurons always upset my mnemonic norm when I temporalize.The Ego Machine|Henry Kuttner
Word Origin and History for neurons
"a nerve cell with appendages," 1891, from German Neuron, from Greek neuron (see neuro-). Used earlier (1884) for "the spinal cord and brain."