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1

Is the synaptic cleft chemical or electricial

Chemical

2

What depends on release diffusion and necrotic binding of neurotransmitters

Synaptic cleft

3

What are the three ways neurotransmitters are removed

Reuptake
Degradation
Diffusion

4

Reuptake of neurotransmitters is done by

Astrocytes or axon terminal

5

Degradation of neurotransmitters is done by

Enzymes

6

Diffusion of neurotransmitters is done by

Taking them away from the synaptic cleft

7

What is the time needed for neurotransmitters to be released
Diffuse across synapse
Bind to receptors

Synaptic delay

8

Neurotransmitters receptors cause what postsynapticly

Graded potential

9

What are the two types of postsynaptic potentials

EPSP
iPSP

10

What's EPSP

Excitatory postsynaptic potential

11

What's iPSP

Inhibitory postsynaptic potentials

12

What are the two types of summation

Temporal
Spatial

13

What's temporal summation mean

Over time

14

What's spatial summation mean

Over space

15

Which synapes utilize neurotransmitters?

Chemical