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the embryology, anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, and pharmacology of the nervous system.
Any of the sciences, such as neuroanatomy and neurobiology, that deal with the nervous system.
neu′ro·sci′en·tif′ic (-sī′ən-tĭf′ĭk) adj.
neu′ro·sci′en·tist (-sī′ən-tĭst) n.
Etymology: Gk, neuron, nerve; L, scientia
the study of neurology and related subjects, including neuroanatomy, neurophysiology, neuropharmacology, and neurosurgery.
The scientific discipline concerned with the development, structure, function, chemistry, pharmacology, clinical assessments, and pathology of the nervous system.
the embryology, anatomy, physiology, biochemistry and pharmacology of the nervous system.