Neurotransmission Fact Sheet - drugabuse gov

    Neurotransmission Fact Sheet The brain and nervous system are made of billions of nerve cells, called neurons. Neurons have three main parts: cell body, dendrites, and axon. The axon is covered by the myelin sheath. The transfer of information between neurons is called neurotransmission. This is how neurotransmission works: 1.

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