Craninal nerves, Biology

Craninal nerves:

  1. Cranial nerves take their origin from different areas of brain 
  2. Some of them are sensory, some are motor and a few are mixed nerves.
  3. There are 12 pairs of cranial nerves.
  4. The branches of these nerves go to retina, ear, nose, tongue, muscles, face, neck and pharynx.
  5. Vagus is the 10th cranial nerve which controls the heart beat and secretions of pancreas.
Posted Date: 8/29/2012 5:25:10 AM | Location : United States







Related Discussions:- Craninal nerves, Assignment Help, Ask Question on Craninal nerves, Get Answer, Expert's Help, Craninal nerves Discussions

Write discussion on Craninal nerves
Your posts are moderated
Related Questions
Explain radiation sterilization Various studies have been conducted which show the effect of processing on vitamins especially, thiamine. In one study, which compared the effec

TETRASACCHARIDES The oligosaccharides are formed by condensation of four monosaccharides. T rachyos e is a nonreducing tetrasaccharide found in plants as transport ca

Define Future challenges of management of renewable resources?   In response to past shortcomings in a few fisheries management, and to dealing with other conservation goals

Explain the Canal Obstruction File work shorter than the normal apical and feel a great resistance to reach true length. a. A retained instrument o Canal calcification b.

Normal 0 false false false EN-IN X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4

Venting of the Heart :  It is important that heart does not distend during cardio pulmonary bypass. This is prevented by venting of the left side of the heart by inserting a cannu

Nature of viral diseases Viral diseases are manifested in acute, sub-acute or chronic forms, as frank clinical cases or as latent infections, some of which are fatal. These di

DIFFERENC E BETWEEN SPERMATOGENESIS AND OOGENESIS - S.NO . SPERM A T OGENESIS OOGENESIS 1.   2.   3.

Culture Medium - Techniques of Plant Tissue Culture In nature green plants are capable of synthesizing organic compounds necessary for their growth and development from the mi

Q. Explain Therapy for diarrhoea? The therapy for diarrhoea thus consists of: 1. Determining the status of dehydration 2. Fluid management * Oral Rehydration Therapy (