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Nerve endings : the discovery of the synapse /

by Rapport, Richard L.
Type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : W.W. Norton, c2005Edition: 1st ed.Description: 240 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 0393060195.Subject(s): Ramโon y Cajal, Santiago, 1852-1934 | Golgi, Camillo, 1843-1926 | Nerves -- HistoryOnline resources: Table of contents
Contents:
A new way to see -- I have grown slow and palsied -- A laboratory in the kitchen -- Cells, fibers and networks -- The black reaction -- The trench of science -- Climbing fibers and basket endings -- Sincere congratulations burst forth -- The prize -- Higher magnification -- Epilogue recollections of my life.
Summary: Presents a comprehensive analysis of the research conducted by nineteenth-century histologists Camillo Golgi and Santiago Ramโon y Cajal in the area of how nerve cells communicate and the discovery of the synapse, the space between those cells
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NF 612.8 H On intelligence / NF 612.8 M Sensation and perception / NF 612.8 P The brain and nervous system / NF 612.8 R Nerve endings : NF 612.8 R The secret life of the brain / NF 612.8 R The nervous system / NF 612.8 U A brain is born :

Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-220) and index.

A new way to see -- I have grown slow and palsied -- A laboratory in the kitchen -- Cells, fibers and networks -- The black reaction -- The trench of science -- Climbing fibers and basket endings -- Sincere congratulations burst forth -- The prize -- Higher magnification -- Epilogue recollections of my life.

Wilson's Senior High School, November 2006

School Library Journal, August 2005

Booklist, May 2005

Science Books & Films (A.A.A.S.), November 2005

Presents a comprehensive analysis of the research conducted by nineteenth-century histologists Camillo Golgi and Santiago Ramโon y Cajal in the area of how nerve cells communicate and the discovery of the synapse, the space between those cells

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