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CONCORDIAPSYC 355Dylan SmithFall

PSYC 355 Chapter Notes - Chapter 4: Optogenetics, Exosphere, Axon

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6 Dec 2016
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When neuronal membrane is at rest inside is - outside is + Action potential = reversal, inside becomes + while outside is - Action potential = a spike,
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CONCORDIAPSYC 355Dylan SmithFall

PSYC 355 Chapter Notes - Chapter 3: Goldman Equation, Electric Current, Active Transport

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6 Dec 2016
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Example stepping on a thumbtack response = automatic. For response to occur breaking of skin by tack must be translated into neural signals travelling
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PSYC 355 Chapter Notes - Chapter 7: Third Ventricle, Fourth Ventricle, Red Nucleus

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6 Dec 2016
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Chapter 7: the structure of the nervous system. Rat: simplified version that has all the general features of mammalian nervous system organized. Spinal
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PSYC 355 Chapter Notes - Chapter 5: Axon Hillock, Protein Kinase, Curare

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6 Dec 2016
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Synaptic transmission: process of information transfer at a synapse. Electrical synapses explain the speed of the transmission. Synapse: specialized ju
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PSYC 355 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Occipital Lobe, Cell Theory, Frontal Lobe

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6 Dec 2016
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Understanding how the brain works requires vast knowledge on everything. Trepanation: boring holes in each other"s skull 7000 years ago goal = cure not
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PSYC 355 Chapter Notes - Chapter 2: Wallerian Degeneration, Cerebral Cortex, Microglia

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6 Dec 2016
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Specialized functions of cells + how they interact determine functions of organs. No need to separate brain + mind. Neurons sense changes in environmen
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PSYC 355 Chapter Notes - Chapter 6: Dephosphorylation, Alpha Helix, Endothelium

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6 Dec 2016
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