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PhD candidate in neurobiology/neuroscience. Current research focused on membrane electrophysiology.


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revised Do biological facts determine when a human fetus is considered alive and human?
Change question wording for answers that are not opinion-based
Feb
8
revised Question about equilibrium potential formula
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Feb
8
revised Question about equilibrium potential formula
The Goldman-Hodgkin-Katz eqaution describes the reversal potential, which is usually not an equilibrium potential because none of the ions are in equilibrium
Feb
7
revised Question about equilibrium potential formula
Fixed typo in log base change
Jan
29
revised Do adjacent axons in a nerve influence each other?
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Nov
28
revised Does the speed of electrical impulses through neurones decrease with age?
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Jun
6
revised How and where, in the human brain, are memories stored?
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Jun
6
revised Understanding Membrane / Resting Potential from the perspective of ions?
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Apr
23
revised What is meant in biology by the term “evolved”?
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Apr
13
revised Is it necessary to conduct a power analysis before beginning an experiment?
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Apr
13
revised Is it necessary to conduct a power analysis before beginning an experiment?
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Apr
12
revised Is it necessary to conduct a power analysis before beginning an experiment?
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Mar
15
revised What is the mechanism that directs myosin walking?
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Jan
27
revised What is meant in biology by the term “evolved”?
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Jan
27
revised What is meant in biology by the term “evolved”?
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Jan
18
revised Are there neurons that can sense light shining in your ears?
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Dec
19
revised How do the brain and nerves create electrical pulses?
Major edit. Changed some content errors and vocabulary (mediator-->neurotransmitter, AP initation site). Clarified some misleading (to me) statements regarding neuron anatomy and synaptic signalling.
Dec
15
revised What are good resources for self-learning modern molecular biology concepts?
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Dec
15
revised How do the brain and nerves create electrical pulses?
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Dec
15
revised How do the brain and nerves create electrical pulses?
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