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Sensory neurons also known as afferent neurons are neurons that convert a specific type of stimulus, via their receptors, into action potentials or graded ...

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Sensory neurons are nerve cells within the nervous system responsible for converting external stimuli from the organism's environment into internal electrical ...

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In this video, you'll learn about sensory neurons and how they give rise to your five senses. Also, you'll explore the brain's role in processing...

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The peripheral nervous system (PNS), which consists of the neurons and parts of neurons found outside of the CNS, includes sensory neurons and motor ...

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Sensory neuron mechanotransduction is the process whereby primary sensory neurons transduce a mechanical stimulus into an electrical signal. From: Current  ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMHT0024363

Sensory neurons carry information from the sense organs (such as the eyes and ears) to the brain.

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The nervous system has many types of sensory neurons. Nerve endings on one end of each neuron are encased in a special structure to sense a specific ...

www.nature.com/neuro/journal/v18/n1/full/nn.3881.html

Based on single cell RNA-sequencing of 622 adult mouse sensory neurons, Usoskin et al. performed unbiased classification to identify the cellular and ...

www.cell.com/neuron/abstract/S0896-6273(13)00710-1

Aug 21, 2013 ... The first step leading to perception of innocuous touch is activation of cutaneous sensory neurons called low-threshold mechanoreceptors ...

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There are several different types of neurons. Sensory neurons carry signals from the outer parts of your body into the central nervous system or CNS.