Ilustración de cómo se conectan las neuronas
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Las células nerviosas (neuronas) tienen dos tipos principales de ramificaciones que nacen del cuerpo de la neurona. Las dendritas reciben los mensajes entrantes de otras células nerviosas. Los axones llevan las señales que salen del cuerpo de la neurona hacia otras células, por ejemplo, una neurona cercana o una célula muscular.

Interconectadas entre sí, las neuronas mantienen una comunicación eficaz, ultrarrápida.

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April 20, 2016