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    Neurons & Supporting Cells of Nervous Tissue

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    Differentiate clearly between the roles of neurons and the supporting cells of nervous tissue.

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    The nervous system is made up of neurons and neuroglial cells. The neurons are the only excitable cells of the nervous system. They are responsible for receiving and transmitting electrical impulses. They are the only cells in the nervous system capable of generating action potentials. Neuroglial ...

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    This solution clearly differentiates between the roles of neurons and the supporting cells of nervous tissue.

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