NEET BIOLOGY

STRUCTURAL ORGANISTION OF PLANTS AND ANIMALS

ANIMAL TISSUES

Question [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Each nerve cell consists of a cell body called ____
A
Axon
B
Dendrite
C
Neuron
D
Cyton
Explanation: 

Detailed explanation-1: -Cyton or cell body of a neuron possesses cytoplasm and nucleus. It contains many organelles, including granules called Nissl granules, which are composed largely of rough endoplasmic reticulum and free polyribosomes.

Detailed explanation-2: -┬╗Cyton is the nucleus of a nerve cell.

Detailed explanation-3: -The basic unit of communication in the nervous system is the nerve cell (neuron). Each nerve cell consists of the cell body, which includes the nucleus, a major branching fiber (axon) and numerous smaller branching fibers (dendrites).

Detailed explanation-4: -The Cell Body (which is sometimes referred to as a soma, perikaryon, or cyton) is the large bulbous part of a neuron, which contains the cell nucleus as well as most of the other organelles in a neuron. Because it has most of the organelles, most of the proteins are synthesized in the cell body.

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