Diffusion

Some transmitter is removed by diffusion. With small molecules this process is relatively fast; with peptides, on the other hand, the slow speed of diffusion contributes to the long-lasting quality of peptidergic transmission.

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CHEMICAL NEUROANATOMY • DOPAMINE • ENDORPHINS AND THEIR RECEPTORS • GABA • NEURAL NETWORKS • NEURON • NEUROPEPTIDES AND ISLET FUNCTION • NOREPINEPHRINE • PEPTIDES, HORMONES, AND THE BRAIN AND SPINAL CORD •

PSYCHONEUROENDOCRINOLOGY • SYNAPSES AND SYNAPTIC TRANSMISSION AND INTEGRATION

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Understanding And Treating Autism

Whenever a doctor informs the parents that their child is suffering with Autism, the first & foremost question that is thrown over him is - How did it happen? How did my child get this disease? Well, there is no definite answer to what are the exact causes of Autism.

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