[Neuroscience] Re: How many neurons are used?

Matthew Kirkcaldie m.kirkcaldie at removethis.unsw.edu.au
Sun Jun 18 07:39:35 EST 2006


In article <449515ab$0$4173$ed362ca5 at nr1.newsreader.com>,
 "Glen M. Sizemore" <gmsizemore2 at yahoo.com> wrote:

> Despite the auto-congratulatory, arm-breaking back-patting of 
> neuroscientists, we understand very, very little about how the nervous 
> system mediates behavioral function. We are about at the level where we 
> understand habituation of the gill-withdrawal reflex in Aplysia.

Uh, exactly how is saying "I have no idea, just like you" 
auto-congratulatory?  Or did you not read what I wrote?


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