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Nervous System Revie

Nervous System Review

branches that carry information from one neuron to the next dendrite
ACh is stored where axon terminals
space between the axon of on neuron a and the dendrite of neuron b synapse
what are the parts of the cerebrum frontal,temperal,occipital and parietal
enzyme that destroys acetycholine acetycholinesterase
hopping across the axon is called saltatory conduction
what are the four major areas of the brain cerebrum,diencephalon,brain stem and the cerebellum
fatty material myelin sheath
protects the neurons and assist in the blood-brain barrier astrocyte
associates most with the "wake up process" reticular activating system
Broca's is located frontal lobe
pituitary gland is located below the hypothalmus
white matter is myelin sheath
parts of the brain stem midbrain,medulla oblongata and pons
___________ is important for regeneration of cell neurilemma
connects the right and left cerebral hemispheres corpus callosum
another name for the limbic system emotional brain
what regulates apetite,water balance and temperature hypothalamus
has a spider web shape arachnoid mater
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