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Degenerative Nerve Disease

  • By: Kimberly Gokoffski
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Neurons are populations of cells which transmit information as electrical-chemical currents. Together, they form a network termed the nervous system which serves to coordinate activities such as movement with sensation and motivation. Neurons themselves are post-mitotic which ...

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