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a neuron in the brain.
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Neural stem cells, for example, make three types of
and maybe even blood and muscle cells.
Even their chemical drugs cannot bring back a destroyed memory from
The second point to keep in mind is that every
and every neural system does not operate in a vacuum.
They also use each
more flexibly than mammals.
It would be easier to turn this converted stem cell back into a blood cell than, say, a
It's amazing to me that anyone with a functioning
takes these ludicrously hypocritical buffoons seriously.
Patients experiencing a first episode of psychosis may have
damage due to a chemical process called oxidation.
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(...) not a switch. It has a memory; it can be subtle. Each brain cell is like a computer. The brain...
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