Science Quiz / Parts of a Neuron

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Branch-like extensions of the neuron that detect info from other neurons
Site where info is collected and integrated
Long, narrow outgrowth of a neuron by which info is transmitted by other neurons
small nodules that release chemical signals from the neuron into the synapse
Site at which chemical communication occurs between neurons
Gap between 'sending' and 'receiving' neurons
Fatty material made up of glial cells that insulates the axon and allows for electrical impulses to move faster
Small gap of exposed axon where axon potentials are transmitted

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