Neurons Definition and Function of Neurotransmitters

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Neurons are specialized nerve cells (also see neural cells) and responsible for relaying information via neurotransmitter release. A human brain consists of well over 100 billion neurons. A neuron is the basic building foundation of the human nervous system. Anatomy of a Neuron – VIDEO Messages for other cells or between neurons are sent across synapses in the brain. The anatomy of neurons …


Neural Stem Cells Therapy Glial Cells Neurons

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Neural stem cells have the capability to transform into glial cells or neurons. Oligodendrocytes and astrocytes are examples of glial cells. What are Neural Cells and Why are they Important? Different areas of the human body, spinal cord and brain house different types of specialized stem cells.  In haematology for example, cord blood derived stem cells transplants have been used …