ERIC Number: EJ271755
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Nov-2
Reference Count: 0
Nervous System Complexity Baffles Scientists.
Fox, Jeffrey L.
Chemical and Engineering News, v60 n47 p29-32 Nov 22 1982
New research findings about how nerve cells transmit signals are forcing researchers to overhaul their simplistic ideas about the nervous system. Topics highlighted include the multiple role of peptides in the nervous system, receptor molecules, and molecules that form ion channels within membranes. (Author/JN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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