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Rapid repolarization of the membrane
The relative ability of an electric charge to migrate from one point to another
The process of assembling a piece of mRNA
Determines the shape of the neuron
Post and pre synaptic membrane are similar thickness
Part of the action potential where the inside of the neuron is positively charged with respect to the outside
PSPs adding up via one or more neurons
Equation that allows us to calculate the membrane potential at equilibrium using the relative permiabilities of the membranes
Blocks the effects of a neurotransmitter
Reading of DNA
Direct communication through gap junctions
Rapid depolarization of the membrane
ions with a net positive charge (Na and K)
Action potential?
points along the axon without myelin through which ions move in and out
membrane potential
Site of cellular respiration
Glia which fills space between neurons
When a neuron makes contact with another cell
The cite of protein synthesis
Equation that allows us to calculate the equilibrium potential for an ion using the concentration difference
Branches of the axon
The assembling of proteins from amino acids
Postsynaptic membrane is thicker than presynaptic
Small bubbles of membrane near the axon terminal
Responsible for sorting proteins
Mimics the effects of neurotransmitter
Current = conductance x potential difference
Forms the initial segment of the axon
Synaptic vesicles fuse with presynaptic membrane and release neurotransmitters
The force exerted on a charged particle
The final product of gene expression
Ohm's law?
ions with a net negative charge (Ci and Ca)
Resting potential?
Stacks of membranes near the nucleus
PSPs adding up via one neuron

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