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?