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Law of Dynamic Polarization
idea proposed by Cajal in 1891 that neurons had a functional and morphological polarization
-Amazing given that synapses wouldn't be shown until 1953, 1954 and differences in organelle distribution would be even later than that
-Concept started the path of tracing connections between cells
supports metabolic syntheses of the cell
found in the gray matter
located in gray matter
heavily packed with vesicles, which contain neurotransmitter
areas of the CNS dominated by axons
appears white because axon myelin sheath, primarily lipid, appears white
support system:elaborate cytoskeletal network
monitor: regulate extracellular environment
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