False-colour SEM single neurone of cerebral cortex

False-colour SEM single neurone of cerebral cortex

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Caption: False-colour scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of a single neurone (nerve cell) of the human cerebral cortex - the outer grey matter of the brain. Neurones exist in varying sizes & shapes throughout the nervous system. A basic neurone consists of a cell body with processes of two types: a single axon (the output, effector nerve fibre) and one or more dendrites, smaller, input processes that serve as sensory receptors. In the cerebral cortex, neurones of comparable structure are arranged in a variable number of layers. Magnification: x3100 at 6x7cm, x1550 at 35mm size.

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Keywords: anatomy, cells, cerebral cortex, false-coloured, grey matter, human body, nerve cell, nervous, neurone, system

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