IUBio

question: job of a neuron

JoshCahoon joshcahoon at cs.com
Sat Sep 1 18:01:06 EST 2001


>Has yet someone figured out _what_ a neuron does, i.e. what its
>task is?
>
>-- 
>
>best regards, 
>Wolfram
>
>
>
>
>
>
>

A neuron's task is to compute. It gets input action potentials and responds
with output action potentials in a computationally significant way. 




More information about the Neur-sci mailing list

Send comments to us at biosci-help [At] net.bio.net