New neurons are needed for new memories
Newborn neurons generated in the SVZ migrate along a pathway called the rostral migratory stream to populate the olfactory bulb, a structure which transmits sensory information from ... continuous turnover. The vast majority of cells in the deeper regions ...
You can't keep a good cell down: Vast majority of cells close to death after toxin exposure can survive and thrive
The vast majority of cells that appear to be on a one-way track to ... Within hours, the cells displayed the typical hallmarks of apoptosis, including cell body and nucleus shrinking, cell membrane blebbing and an altered appearance of cellular organelles.
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 ...
Study points to potential culprit that kills motor neurons in ALS
Motor neurons, or nerve cells, in the brain and spinal cord control the function of muscles throughout the body. In amyotrophic lateral sclerosis ... Some cases of ALS are hereditary but the vast majority of patients have no family ties to the disease.
Facebook’s facial recognition software is now as accurate as the human brain, but what now?
In this case, DeepFace consists of a bunch of neurons ... the vast majority of [the] performance gap.” What it chooses to do with that software, of course, remains a mystery. It will obviously eventually be used to shore up the existing facial ...