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Category: Neuroscience

The Somatosensory System

Introduction The somatosensory system comprises of ‘senses’ known as sensory modalities, these include; tactition (touch), temperature, proprioception (body position awareness) and nociception (pain). It is possible there are
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Introduction When an axon ends, the action potential which it carries can no longer be transmitted by the same medium. Axons end in a structure known as a
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