Neuron (disambiguation)


Neuron (disambiguation)

Neuron is one of the primary cell types in the nervous system.

Neuron may also refer to:

  • Artificial neuron is the basic unit in an artificial neural network
  • Neuron (synthesizer) is an electronic musical instrument
  • The Dassault nEUROn is a planned stealth Unmanned combat air vehicle designed by a consortium of European countries
  • Neuron (journal) is a scientific journal publishing scholarly neuroscience articles
  • Neuron (software) is a simulation environment used in computational neuroscience for modeling individual neurons and networks of neurons\
  • Neuron Robotics, an robotics development system manufacturer and retailer in Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

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