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Nerve Signaling

Science is only just beginning to understand the brain's remarkable form of 'software' - the way it works as a whole to enable us to live and think - but an amazing series of Nobel Prize-awarded scientific breakthroughs have given us insight into its 'hardware'.
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About

About the nerve signaling production.
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The Nobel Prize

The Nobel Prizes in Physiology or Medicine have rewarded several achievements that helped to reveal the mysterious complexities of the nervous system.
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Readings

"Nerve signaling: Tracing the wiring of life"

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This production is part of the AstraZeneca Nobel Medicine Initiative.





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MLA style: "Nerve Signaling". Nobelprize.org. Nobel Media AB 2014. Web. 19 Aug 2019. <http://educationalgames.nobelprize.org/educational/medicine/nerve_signaling/>

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