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What are the Functions of Neurons?

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Neurons are the structural and functional unit of our nervous system. They are the essential part of the communication system in our brain.

Neurons perform all the tasks (sending, receiving and processing) to maintain the communicative action in th…

Structure of Neuron

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The size and shape of a typical neuron is distinctly different than any other cell in the human body. The diameter of a neuron is between 5 and 150 µm.

As like most of the cells in the body, neurons are consist of a cell body. The cell body is the …

What are Neurons?

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The human body is consist of more than hundred billion cells. And there are many different types of cells. Among these cells, some cells perform specialized tasks in the body system. In the human nervous system, the cells specialized for receiving, …