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Term for when two or more graded potentials from different neurons combine.
Part of the brain primarily responsible for regulating autonomic functions.
Part of the brain that helps control balance and motor coordination.
Insulates axons and causes action potentials to be conducted more quickly.
Part of the brain involved in sensory integration and filtering.
Functional cell of the nervous system.
Term for a potential that does not have enough energy to reach the trigger zone.
Part of the brain that is primarily concerned with maintaining homeostasis.
Part of the neuron that the action potential travels down.
Structure that connects the left and right hemispheres of the brain.
Nerves that carry signals to the central nervous system to be processed.
Term for nervous system that controls digestion.
Nervous system that operates below level of conciousness. Controls heart beat and breathing.
Non-neuronal cells that maintain homeostasis, form myelin, and provide support and protection for the brain's neurons.
Nerves that carry signals away from central nervous system.
Part of the brain that is responsible for learning, memory, language, olfactiory senses, and communication.
System of membranes which envelopes the central nervous system that consists of three layers: the dura mater, the arachnoid mater, and the pia mater.
Branched projections of a neuron that act to conduct the electrochemical stimulation received from other neural cells
Nervous system that is associated with voluntary control movements.
Target of the hormone GnRH, which is secreted by the hypothalamus.
Neurotransmitter that crosses synapse and continues action potential.
Enzyme that degrades neurotrasmitter ACh.

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