How Neuron works?
Difference between axon and dendrite:
|It is long uniformly thickened fibre-like process of a neuron.||It is a short tapering process of a neuron.|
|It is always covered with a sheath (e.g, medullary sheath).||
A sheath is absent.
|Nissl’s granules are absent. Neurofibrils are, however, present.||Both Nissl’s granules and Neurofibrils are, present.|
|It carries impulses away from the cell body.||It carries impulses towards the cell body.|
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