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Different Functions of the Brain by Anatomy

The brain is the main central organ of the nervous system. “Nervous” referring to the nerves a.k.a. neurons. Basically, the nervous system is a communication network consisting of neurons that runs throughout the body. Because of these neurons, we can tell if any part of our body touches something; the nerves on our skin sends […]

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Monoamines, Monoamine Oxidase, and its Inhibitors

What are Monoamines? What is Monoamine in Organic Chemistry? So the question is, what is a monoamine? Well, let’s start by breaking apart the word to find out. “Mono” refers to the number one. “Amine”(-NH2, =NH, or ≡N) refers to molecules like ammonia (NH3), except missing 1,2, or 3 hydrogen atoms. These hydrogen atoms are […]

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