The junction between an axon and dendrite is called
The junction between an axon and dendrite is known as synapses through which nerve impulse is transmitted from one neuron to other.A synapse consists of swelling at the end of nerve fibre called synaptic knob and small synaptic vesicle containing neuro-transmitter–acetylcholine for the transmission of nerve impulse.
Thoracic cage is made up of
Ribcage consists of vertebral column (dorsal), sternum(ventral) and ribs(lateral).
In adult, normal blood pressure is
In human testosterone is produced by
During strenuous exercise, glucose is converted into
Bones are mainly made up of
Bone is the solidrigid strong connective tissue. Its matrix consists of ossein protein andmineralization of matrixoccurs by calcium- phosphate salts. This gives rigidity and strength to bones.
Universal blood recipient is
Blood group AB individuals have both A and Bantigens on the surface of their RBCs, and their blood plasma does not contain any antibodies against either A or B antigen. Therefore, an individual with type AB blood canreceive blood from any group with AB being preferable.Hence, blood group AB is known as universal recipient.
Which of the following organs can be called as asort of “blood bank” ?
Which part of human brain is concerned with the regulation of body temperature?