What Causes Itching? 'Nppb' Protein Molecule Triggers Sensation, Mouse Study Suggests
Injection of a toxin made from soapwort seeds that targeted these spinal-cord neurons blocked itch responses, but not other sensory responses, suggesting that information about ... but for the vast majority they do nothing,” he says.
Development of the glial cell revealed
A vast majority of cells in the brain are glial ... "Most people are familiar with neurons, cells that process and transmit information in the brain. Glial cells, on the other hand, make-up about 80 percent of the cells in the brain and function by ...
What are antidepressants?
Withdrawal symptoms reported included anxiety, dizziness, nightmares and/or vivid dreams, electric shock-like sensations in the body, flu-like symptoms, and stomachache. In the vast majority of cases, symptoms were mild. Severe cases are uncommon and are ...
The discovery of the neuron
The complexity and small size of most neurons made elucidating the structure of the neuron the most formidable task in the field of histology, and the debate about the fine structure of the nervous system ... axon and cell body; and 4. information flows ...
Facebook’s facial recognition software is now as accurate as the human brain, but what now?
A neural network, as you may already know, is a piece of software that simulates a (very basic) approximation of how real neurons work. Deep learning is one of many methods of performing machine learning; basically, it looks at a huge body of data (for ...