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2-Minute Neuroscience: Membrane Potential

Welcome to 2 minute neuroscience, where I simplistically explain neuroscience topics in 2 minutes or less. In this installment I will discuss membrane potential. Membrane potential refers to the difference in electrical charge between the inside and the outside of a neuron. This is the plasma or cell membrane of the neuron. It separates the…

By Jose Scott October 26, 2019 0

Intro to Cell Signaling

A question for you- have you ever played the game “telephone?” You know, the game where someone whispers something to someone and then that person whispers it to someone else and then that person whispers it to someone else…and by the time you get through everyone playing, the original message is all messed up? I…

By Jose Scott August 25, 2019 95