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

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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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 ...

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Neurons come in many sizes. For example, a single sensory neuron from your fingertip has an axon that extends the length of your arm, while neurons within the ...

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

biology.stackexchange.com/questions/44082/can-the-dendrites-of-sensory-neurons-be-a-meter-long

Short answer. Axons can be over a meter long, dendrites are never that long. Distance in the body is covered by axons. The dendritic part of skin ...