https://io9.gizmodo.com/how-exactly-do-neurons-pass-signals-through-your-nervou-5877531

Jan 19, 2012 ... Here are the secrets of how your nervous system passes messages with .... When the neurotransmitters trigger the receiving neuron to fire, ...

https://web.williams.edu/imput/introduction_main.html

Each axon terminal is highly specialized to pass along action potentials to adjacent ... Some cells communicate this information via electrical synapses. ... Some neurotransmitters are excitatory and depolarize the next cell, increasing the ...

https://www.khanacademy.org/test-prep/mcat/organ-systems/neural-synapses/a/signal-propagation-the-movement-of-signals-between-neurons

The axon terminal has vesicles filled with neurotransmitters ready to be released .... or why a neuron may have to fire a couple times before it can pass the message along. ... brain studies to determine how the brain responds to various stimuli. ... membrane depolarises to the voltage AP threshold and generates an AP via ...

https://www.bbc.co.uk/science/humanbody/body/factfiles/nervecellsandnerves/nerve_cells_and_nerves.shtml

Neurotransmitters: Chemicals released by one neuron to excite a neighbouring ... Sensory neurons, which pass information about stimuli such as light, heat or ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neurotransmission

Neurotransmission is the process by which signaling molecules called neurotransmitters are ... Ionotropic receptors allow for ions to pass through when agonized by a ligand. The main model involves a receptor composed of multiple subunits ...

https://courses.lumenlearning.com/ivytech-bio1-1/chapter/how-neurons-communicate/

To enter or exit the neuron, ions must pass through special proteins called ion channels .... When neurotransmitter molecules bind to receptors located on a neuron's ... A stimulus from a sensory cell or another neuron depolarizes the target ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK21521/

As noted earlier, synapses are the junctions where neurons pass signals to ... Vesicles import neurotransmitters (red circles) from the cytosol (step 1) using a ...

https://www.ck12.org/biology/nerve-impulse/lesson/Nerve-Cells-and-Nerve-Impulses-MS-LS/

Nov 30, 2012 ... Nerve impulses travel just as fast through the network of nerves inside the ... Instead of a baton, they pass neurotransmitters to the next neuron.

https://qbi.uq.edu.au/brain-basics/brain/brain-physiology/action-potentials-and-synapses

Nov 9, 2017 ... Neurons communicate with each other via electrical events called 'action ... The neurotransmitter can either help (excite) or hinder (inhibit) ...

http://leavingbio.net/nervous-system/

Dendrites Receive STIMULUS (Action Potentials) and carry IMPULSES from the ... The molecules of the neurotransmitter diffuse across the gap and attach themselves to SPECIAL .... Any large ions simply can't pass through the small pores.