Author Archives: Ruhoollah Akhundzadeh

review of week 8

The main focus in the last week was on the wiring of the nervous system, so in general, the development of neuronal structure can be categorized into three main groups: cell proliferation, cell migration, cell differentiation. In addition, we realized … Continue reading

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Review of week 5

This week we learned how to identify neurotransmitters. We learned that there are three criteria that must be met for a molecule to be considered a neurotransmitter: The molecule must be synthesized and stored in the presynaptic neuron. The molecule … Continue reading

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Review of week 2

In the second week, we got familiar with some new matters, for example we learned how neurons can be categorized. One categorization which we had never heard of it was that neurons can be classified based on their dendrites or … Continue reading

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