Is uploading feasible?

Leslie Kay lmk2 at
Thu Dec 2 14:06:36 EST 1993

In article <CHF5CD.BFC at>,
John M. Price <ez001932 at> wrote:
>Leslie Kay (lmk2 at wrote:
>: Actually, it's the olfactory receptors, which feed into the
>: olfactory bulbs.  Also the granule cells in the Dentate gyrus
>: grow throughout life as do those in the cerebellum (I think).
>Is this GROW?  All neurons do that.  Or is it REPRODUCE? a very limited
>event in cells that carry action potentials.
New cells are born and function as normal neurons.  I don't know
if the granule cells in the dentate gyrus have action potentials,
they probably do.  Those in the olfactory bulb do not.  I believe
the granule cells in the cerebellum do have action potentials.  In
any case, not all functioning neurons act through this mechanism.

Leslie Kay
lmk2 at

More information about the Neur-sci mailing list