Why are neuron axons long and spindly? Study shows they're optimizing signaling efficiency – A team …

Why are neuron axons long and spindly? Study shows they're optimizing signaling efficiency – A team of bioengineers at UC San Diego has answered a question that has long puzzled neuroscientists, and may hold a key to better understanding the complexities of neurological disorders: Why are axons, the spindly arms extending from neurons that transmit information from neuron to neuron in the brain, designed the way they are?

Why are neuron axons long and spindly? Study shows they’re optimizing signaling efficiency

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Why are neuron axons long and spindly? Study shows they're optimizing signaling efficiency – A team …