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After 100 Years, Understanding the Electrical Role of Dendritic Spines, Northwestern University Study


12/6/2012 7:33:14 AM

It's the least understood organ in the human body: the brain, a massive network of electrically excitable neurons, all communicating with one another via receptors on their tree-like dendrites. Somehow these cells work together to enable great feats of human learning and memory. But how?



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