[Neuroscience] The total number of neurons in the human CNS

Dr. Michael Ferber via neur-sci%40net.bio.net (by Michael.Ferber from gmx.de)
Thu Mar 11 01:41:11 EST 2010


On Wednesday 10 March 2010 19:44:08 Dr. Michael Ferber wrote:
> hese numbers are around since at least 20 to 25 years. I tried to figure
> out  from where they are coming.... without success. Kandel was mentionesd
> as source, but in a talk he claimed nto be not guilty ;-)
> I never fpoun d serious etsimations based on counting neurons in a certain 
> volume or better certain volumes of different parts of the brain. Even the
> 2  million neurons (or so) in bee brains are- to my knowledge- just rough
> estimates....
> 
> Rehgards
> Michael

Ups... i was a little bit tired yesterday.... soooo many typos :-(

Regards 
Michael



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