Slides in this set
· Dendrites: Receive information and conduct
nerve impulses towards the cell body.
· Axon: Protects nerve impulses from the cell
body toward other neurons or effectors.
· Myelin Sheath: Insulates the axon and
prevents loss of charged ions.…read more
1. Nerve impulse travels
down the axon and reaches
the pre synaptic terminal.
2. The arrival triggers the
3. These must be absorbed by
the post synaptic terminal
immediately before they
are reabsorbed by the pre
synaptic terminal or broken
down by enzymes.…read more