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Nerves at work

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Summary:Explores the human nervous system, showing how nerve signals are transmitted. Examines the part played by nerve messages in reflex actions and the chemical and electrical activities of nerve cell networks.
Teacher's guide and videodisc index includes 4 pages of barcodes.
Provider:Goldcrest Multimedia
Société nationale de télévision en couleur "Antenne 2."
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:not captured
Topical subjects:Neurophysiology
Reflexes
Neural circuitry
Credits:Cameramen, John Simmons, Nigel Kirten, Mike Metcalfe ; film editor, John Lyte ; narrators, Derek Cooper, Miriam Margolyes ; music, Richard Harvey ; consultant, Christiaan Barnard.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Science, Technology
Films@UM Browse terms:Health, Family Studies
Collection:Films@UM
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