Origin of synapsis
OTHER WORDS FROM synapsissyn·ap·tic [si-nap-tik], /sɪˈnæp tɪk/, syn·ap·ti·cal, adjectivesyn·ap·ti·cal·ly, adverb
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How to use synapsis in a sentence
The synapses, while processing this new data—what we call “learning”—also update their state to encode and store the new information.
Another method uses synapses, which fine-tunes the degree a neuron can transmit the data and store them at the same time, using “states.”
The term refers to the brain chemical dopamine’s ability, in addition to transmitting signals across synapses, to enter a cell’s nucleus and control specific genes.The Epigenetic Secrets Behind Dopamine, Drug Addiction and Depression|R. Douglas Fields|October 27, 2020|Quanta Magazine
Given the billions of synapses firing away in our heads, it’ll be a challenge to find-and-replace those that need replacement, and be able to control our memories and behaviors similar to natural ones.Scientists Used Dopamine to Seamlessly Merge Artificial and Biological Neurons|Shelly Fan|June 23, 2020|Singularity Hub
These answers may lie in how our synapses—and thus, our brains’ computations— change as we age.Amazingly Detailed Map Reveals How the Brain Changes With Aging|Shelly Fan|June 16, 2020|Singularity Hub
From this synapsis the lower neurone proceeds, its axons travelling to the anterior horn and arborising around the motor cells.
There is in the male, in addition to the X, also a Y chromosome, which acts as its mate in synapsis and reduction.Sex-linked Inheritance in Drosophila|Thomas Hunt Morgan
The true synapsis occurs, as shown in figure 213, by pairing of like chromosomes side by side.
Anaphase of same, showing synapsis of chromosomes at pole of spindle, and element x.
The method of synapsis in Coptocycla is like that described for Chelymorpha argus.Studies in Spermatogenesis|Nettie Maria Stevens