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2. Ions pass through the neural membrane via specialised pores called:

  • Ion channels
  • Gap junctions
  • PSP's
  • Connexons

3. Most sensory nuclei of the thalamus project to the:

  • Cerebellum
  • Substantia nigra
  • Cortex
  • Reticular formation

4. Interneurons:

  • Have one long axon and one short dendrite
  • Integrate the activity within a single brain structure
  • Have two short axons
  • Have several axons and no dendrites

5. Once released, neurotransmitter molecules typically produce signals in postsynaptic neurons by:

  • Binding directly to bilipid layer
  • Binding to postsynaptic receptors
  • Entering postsynaptic neurons
  • Attaching to vesticles


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