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10-Ch 11 The Synapse
Nervous system works because
Neurons are functionally connected by
synapses are
Presynaptic neuron
information flows from neuron to neuron
synapses
junctions that mediate information transfer... ---From one neuro…
neuron conducting impulses toward synapse (sends information)
Nervous system works because
information flows from neuron to neuron
Neurons are functionally connected by
synapses
The Neuron
neuron
nerve impulse
dendrites
axon
cells that carry information through your nervous system
message that a neuron carries
carry impulses toward the neuron's cell body
carries impulses away from the cell body
neuron
cells that carry information through your nervous system
nerve impulse
message that a neuron carries
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chapter 11.7
synapse
Presynaptic Neuron
Postsynaptic neuron
Axodendritic synapses
is a junction that mediates information transfer from one neu…
-the neuron is conducting impulses toward the synapse... -sends…
the neuron transmitting the electrical signal away from the s…
synapses between the axon endings of one neuron and the dendr…
synapse
is a junction that mediates information transfer from one neu…
Presynaptic Neuron
-the neuron is conducting impulses toward the synapse... -sends…
The synapse
synapses
Presynaptic neuron
Postsynaptic neuron
Types of Synapses
A junction that mediates information transfer from one neuron…
conducts impulses toward the synapse
transmits impulses away from the synapse
Axodendritic, Axosomatic
synapses
A junction that mediates information transfer from one neuron…
Presynaptic neuron
conducts impulses toward the synapse
The Neuron
Neurons
Nerve Impulse
Dendrites
Axon
cells that carry information through your nervous system
the message that the neuron carries
carries impulses toward the neuron's cell body
carries away from the cell body
Neurons
cells that carry information through your nervous system
Nerve Impulse
the message that the neuron carries
The Neuron
neuron
nerve impulse
dendrites
axon
cells that carry information through your nervous system
a message that a neuron carries
carry impulses toward the neuron's cell body
carries impulses away from the cell body
neuron
cells that carry information through your nervous system
nerve impulse
a message that a neuron carries
9 terms
The Neuron
Neurons
Nerve Impulse
Dendrites
Axon
The cells that carry information through your nervous system.
The message that a neuron carries.
What carries impulses toward the neuron's cell body.
It carries impulses away from the cell body.
Neurons
The cells that carry information through your nervous system.
Nerve Impulse
The message that a neuron carries.
Neuron
Dendrites
Axons
Myelin sheath
Synapse
part of the neuron that are specialized to receive information
long tail like structure that transmits signals away from the…
insulating material derived from glia cells that encase some…
A junction where information is transmitted from one neuron t…
Dendrites
part of the neuron that are specialized to receive information
Axons
long tail like structure that transmits signals away from the…
Nervous System: Synapse
Synapse
Presynaptic Neuron
Postsynaptic Neuron
Electrical Synapses
a junction that mediates info transfer from one neuron to ano…
Conducts impulses toward the synapse
Transmits impulses away from the synapse
- Less common than chemical synapses... - Neurons are electrical…
Synapse
a junction that mediates info transfer from one neuron to ano…
Presynaptic Neuron
Conducts impulses toward the synapse
Neuron
Dendrites
Soma
Axons
Myelin sheath
part of the neuron that are specialized to receive information
The cell body of the neurons, also the central region of the…
long tail like structure that transmits signals away from the…
insulating material derived from glia cells that encase some…
Dendrites
part of the neuron that are specialized to receive information
Soma
The cell body of the neurons, also the central region of the…
The Neuron
neuron
nerve impulse
dendrites
axon
cells that carry info through your nervous system.
message that a neuron carries.
Part of a neuron that carries impulses toward the neuron's ce…
Part of the neuron that carries impulses away from the cell b…
neuron
cells that carry info through your nervous system.
nerve impulse
message that a neuron carries.
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3 Types of Synapses
Synapse
Presynaptic neuron
Postsynaptic neuron
Axodendritic synapse
A junction that mediates information transfer from one neuron…
Conducts impulses towards the synapse.
Transmits electrical signal away from the synapse.
Junction between the axon endings of one neuron and the dendr…
Synapse
A junction that mediates information transfer from one neuron…
Presynaptic neuron
Conducts impulses towards the synapse.
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Synapses
synapse
axodendritic synapses
axosomatic synapses
Other synapses
junction that mediates information transfer from one neuron t…
synapses between the axonal endings of one neuron and the den…
between axonal endings of one neuron and cell bodies of other…
axoaxonic=between axons... dendrites=dendrodendritic... dendrites/c…
synapse
junction that mediates information transfer from one neuron t…
axodendritic synapses
synapses between the axonal endings of one neuron and the den…
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Bio Ch 39: Information Flow and the Neuron
39.1 Neurons and Their Organization in…
KEY IDEA: neural signaling (4 componen…
--reception
neurons
...
...
the detection of the stimulus by neurons
An electrically active cell of the nervous system responsible…
39.1 Neurons and Their Organization in…
...
KEY IDEA: neural signaling (4 componen…
...
The Neuron
neuron
nerve impulse
dendrites
axon
cells that carry info through your nervous system.
message that a neuron carries
carry impulses toward the neuron's cell body.
carries impulses away from the cell body.
neuron
cells that carry info through your nervous system.
nerve impulse
message that a neuron carries
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Neuron function
neuron defintion
sensory neuron
interneuron
motor neuron
electrical impulses, electrically excitable cells in the nerv…
detect information about the external environment
takes in the information from the sensory neuron and transmit…
project onto the appropriate muscle to stimulate proper motor…
neuron defintion
electrical impulses, electrically excitable cells in the nerv…
sensory neuron
detect information about the external environment
The Neuron
neuron
Nerve impulse
dendrites
axon
cells that carry info through your nervous system
message that a neuron carries
carry impulses toward the neurons cell body
carries impulses away from the cell body
neuron
cells that carry info through your nervous system
Nerve impulse
message that a neuron carries
Neuron
neruon
nerve impulse
dendrites
axon
cells that carry information through your nervous systme
the message that a neuron carries
threadlike extension of a neuron that carries nerve impulses…
threadlike extension of a neuron that carries nerve impulses…
neruon
cells that carry information through your nervous systme
nerve impulse
the message that a neuron carries
The Neuron
neurons
nerve impulse
dendrites
axon
cells that carry info through your nervous system.
message that a neuron carries
carry impulses toward the neuron's cell body
carries impulses away from the cell body
neurons
cells that carry info through your nervous system.
nerve impulse
message that a neuron carries
24 terms
Unit 3 A: The Neuron
biological psychology
neuron
sensory neurons
motor neurons
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
type of neuron that carries INCOMING MESSAGES FROM THE SENSOR…
neurons that carry outgoing information from the central nerv…
biological psychology
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
The Neuron
neurons
nerve impulse
dendrites
axon
cells that carry info through your nervous system
a message that a neuron carries
carry impulses toward the neuron's cell body
carries impulse away from the cell body
neurons
cells that carry info through your nervous system
nerve impulse
a message that a neuron carries
The Neuron
neuron
nerve impulse
dendrites
axon
cells that carry info through nervous system
a message that the neurons carry
carry impulses toward the neuron's cell body
carries impulses away from the cell's body
neuron
cells that carry info through nervous system
nerve impulse
a message that the neurons carry
The Neuron
Neuron
Nerve impulse
Dendrites
Axon
Cells that carry info through your nervous system
message that a neuron carries
carry impulses toward the neuron's cell body
carries impulses away from the cell body
Neuron
Cells that carry info through your nervous system
Nerve impulse
message that a neuron carries
The Neuron
neuron
nerve impulse
dendrites
axon
cells that carry info through your nervous system
message that a neuron carries
carry impulses toward the neuron's cell body
carries impulses away from the cell body
neuron
cells that carry info through your nervous system
nerve impulse
message that a neuron carries
The Neuron
neurons
nerve impulse
dendrites
axon
cells that carry info through your nervous system
message that neuron carriers
carry impulses toward the neuron's cell body
carriers impulses away from the cell body
neurons
cells that carry info through your nervous system
nerve impulse
message that neuron carriers
The Neuron
neuron
nerve impulse
dendrites
axon
cells that carry info through your nervous system.
a message that a neuron carries
carry impulses toward the neuron's cell body
carries impulses away from the cell body
neuron
cells that carry info through your nervous system.
nerve impulse
a message that a neuron carries
The Neuron
neurons
nerve impulse
dendrites
axon
cells that carry info through your nervous system
the message that the neuron carries
carry impulses toward the neuron's cell body
carries impulses away from the neuron's cell body
neurons
cells that carry info through your nervous system
nerve impulse
the message that the neuron carries
9 terms
The Neuron
neurons
nerve impulse
dendrites
axon
cells that carry info through your nervous system.
message that a neuron carries
carry impulses toward the neuron's cell body
carries impulses away from the cell body
neurons
cells that carry info through your nervous system.
nerve impulse
message that a neuron carries
9 terms
The Neuron
neuron
nerve impulse
dendrites
axon
cells that carry info through your nervous system
the message that a neuron carries
carry impulse toward the neuron's cell body
carries impulses away from the cell body
neuron
cells that carry info through your nervous system
nerve impulse
the message that a neuron carries
The Neuron
neurons
nerve impulse
dendrites
axon
cells that carry info through your nervous system
message that a neuron carries
carry impulses toward the neuron's cell body
carry impulses away from the cell body
neurons
cells that carry info through your nervous system
nerve impulse
message that a neuron carries
The Neuron
neurons
nerve impulse
dendrites
axon
cells that carry info through your nervous system.
the message that a neuron carries
carry impulses toward the neuron's cell body
carries impulses away from the cell body
neurons
cells that carry info through your nervous system.
nerve impulse
the message that a neuron carries
The Neuron
neuron
nerve impulse
dendrites
axon
cells that carry info through your nervous system.
message that a neuron carries
carry impulses toward the neuron's cell body
carries impulses away from the cell body
neuron
cells that carry info through your nervous system.
nerve impulse
message that a neuron carries
The Neuron
Neurons
Nerve Impulse
Dendrites
axon
cells that carry info through your nervous system
the message that a neuron carries
carry impulses toward the neuron's cell body
carry impulses away from the cell body
Neurons
cells that carry info through your nervous system
Nerve Impulse
the message that a neuron carries
The Neuron
neuron
nerve impulse
dendrites
axon
cells that carry info through your nervous system
message that a neuron carries
carry impulses toward the neuron's cell body
carries impulses away from the cells body
neuron
cells that carry info through your nervous system
nerve impulse
message that a neuron carries
The Neuron
Neuron
Nerve Impulse
dendrites
axon
cells that carry info through your nervous system.
a message that a neuron carries
carries the impulses toward the neuron's cell body
carries impulses away from the cell body
Neuron
cells that carry info through your nervous system.
Nerve Impulse
a message that a neuron carries
The Neuron
Dendrite
Soma
Axon
Synapse
"Receiver" part of a nerve cell that collects incoming messag…
Body of a nerve cell that contains the nucleus.
Transmitting fiber that transfers information from the soma t…
A junction where information is transmitted from one neuron t…
Dendrite
"Receiver" part of a nerve cell that collects incoming messag…
Soma
Body of a nerve cell that contains the nucleus.
The Neuron
nuerons
nerve impulse
dendrite
axon
Cells that carry information through your nervous system.
Message that a neuron carries.
Threadlike extension of a neuron that carries nerve impulses…
Threadlike extension of a neuron that carries nerve impulses…
nuerons
Cells that carry information through your nervous system.
nerve impulse
Message that a neuron carries.
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Nervous System
synapse
electrical synapses
electrical synapses
electrical synapses
a junction that mediates information transfer from one neuron…
less common ... important in embryonic nervous tissue and some b…
neurons are electrically coupled
communication is very rapid... may be unidirectional or bidirect…
synapse
a junction that mediates information transfer from one neuron…
electrical synapses
less common ... important in embryonic nervous tissue and some b…
The Neuron
Neuron
Nerve impulse
dendrites
axon
cells that carry info through your nervous system
A message that the neurons carry
carry impulses toward the neurons cell body
carries impulses away from the cell body
Neuron
cells that carry info through your nervous system
Nerve impulse
A message that the neurons carry
The Neuron
Neuron
Nerve Impulse
Dendrites
Axon
Cells that carry info through your nervous system.
Message that a neuron carries.
Carries impulses toward the neuron's cell body.
Carries impulses away from the cell body.
Neuron
Cells that carry info through your nervous system.
Nerve Impulse
Message that a neuron carries.
The Neuron
Neurons
nerve impulse
dendrites
The axon
cells that carry info through your nervous system
message that a neuron carries
carry impulses toward the neuron's cell body.
carries impulses away from the cell body.
Neurons
cells that carry info through your nervous system
nerve impulse
message that a neuron carries
The Neuron
neurons
nerve impulse
dendrites
axon
cells that carry info through your nervous system.
the message that a neuron carries.
carry impulses toward the neuron's cell body.
carries impulses away from the cell body.
neurons
cells that carry info through your nervous system.
nerve impulse
the message that a neuron carries.
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The Synapse -nervous system
Synapse
Axodendritic synapse
Axosomatic synapse
Presynaptic Neuron
a junction that mediates information transfer form one neuron…
axon endings of one neuron and dendrites of other neurons.
axon endings of one neuron and cell bodies of other neurons.
conducting impulse towards the synaptic neuron.
Synapse
a junction that mediates information transfer form one neuron…
Axodendritic synapse
axon endings of one neuron and dendrites of other neurons.
synapse
How do neurons connect?
presynaptic neuron
postsynaptic neuron
electrical synapse
synapses, junction that mediates information transfer from 1…
conducts impulses toward the synapse, carries neurotransmitter
transmits impulses away from the synapse, has receptors
contain protein channels that connect cytoplasm of 2 adjacent…
How do neurons connect?
synapses, junction that mediates information transfer from 1…
presynaptic neuron
conducts impulses toward the synapse, carries neurotransmitter
A&P - Chp11 - 5 - Synapse
______ is a junction that mediates inf…
Synapses between axon endings of one n…
Synapses between axon endings of one n…
Neurons conducting impulses toward the…
synapse
axodendritic synapses
axosomatic synapses
presynaptic neuron
______ is a junction that mediates inf…
synapse
Synapses between axon endings of one n…
axodendritic synapses
The Neuron
Neurons
Nerve Impulse
Dendrites
Axon
-cells that carry info though the nervous system
-the message that a neuron carries
-carries impulses towards the neuron's cell body
-carries impulses away from the cell's body
Neurons
-cells that carry info though the nervous system
Nerve Impulse
-the message that a neuron carries
18 terms
chapter 11 pt 1 missing terms
Synapse
Presynaptic neuron
Postsynaptic neuron
neurotransmitters
*A junction that mediates information transfer from ... neuron t…
conducts impulses towards synapse
transmits impulses away from synapse
*Chemicals that transmit information from one neuron to anoth…
Synapse
*A junction that mediates information transfer from ... neuron t…
Presynaptic neuron
conducts impulses towards synapse
A&P ch. 11 c
Synapse
Presynaptic neuron
Post synaptic neuron
Chemical synapses
A junction that mediates information transferred from one neu…
Conducts impulses towards the synapse
Transmits impulses away from the synapse
Specialized for the release and reception of neurotransmitters
Synapse
A junction that mediates information transferred from one neu…
Presynaptic neuron
Conducts impulses towards the synapse
components of a neuron
Neuron
Dendrites
Axon
Cell body
Cells communicate with one another to perform information pro…
Little branches that extend out from neuron that relay inform…
The long arm that transmits information from other neurons an…
Coordinates information processing tasks and keeps the cell a…
Neuron
Cells communicate with one another to perform information pro…
Dendrites
Little branches that extend out from neuron that relay inform…
7 terms
Synapses
synapse
presynaptic neuron
postsynaptic neuron
electrical synapse
mediates the transfer of information from one neuron to another
conducts impulses towards the synapse
transmits impulses away from the synapse
neurons are electrically coupled and communication is very ra…
synapse
mediates the transfer of information from one neuron to another
presynaptic neuron
conducts impulses towards the synapse
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