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Johns Hopkins Medicine

Relative Dimensions of a Human Cholinergic Neuron

Caption: This shows actual and magnified dimensions of a human cholinergic neuron. (Top) Total length of neuron branches if placed end to end; (middle) length of central "pipeline" connecting the branches to the cell hub (soma; bottom).

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