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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neuroglia

Neuroglia also called glial cells, or simply glia are non-neuronal cells that maintain homeostasis, form myelin, and provide support and ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK10869

The major distinction is that glia do not participate directly in synaptic interactions and ... There are three types of glial cells in the mature central nervous system: ...

www.abcam.com/neuroscience/the-functions-of-glia-in-the-cns

Despite the essential function of neurons, about 90% of the cells in the CNS are glia. ... Four main types of glia exist, namely astrocytes, oligodendrocytes, ...

www.boundless.com/biology/textbooks/boundless-biology-textbook/the-nervous-system-35/neurons-and-glial-cells-199/glia-760-11993

There are several different types of glia with different functions . Astrocytes ... (a) Astrocytes and (b) oligodendrocytes are glial cells of the central nervous system.

faculty.washington.edu/chudler/glia.html

Although glia cells DO NOT carry nerve impulses (action potentials) they do have many important functions. In fact, without ... Types and Functions of Glia. Astrocyte ... There are a few ways in which glia cells are different from neurons: swan.

journal.frontiersin.org/researchtopic/3636/all-3-types-of-glial-cells-are-important-for-memory-formation

In addition to neurons the brain contains 3 types of glial cells. ... activation of several different transmitters and on glycogenolysis, an astrocyte-specific process.

www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Glial_cell

Aug 19, 2008 ... 1 Overview; 2 Function of glial cells; 3 Types of glia ... The structure of a typical neuron includes four main components (from left to right): ...

www.slideshare.net/kentangen/neuron-sldies

Apr 28, 2016 ... Six Types Major Glia Satellite cells Six Types Major Types Glia Satellite cells Hold PNS (peripheral nervous system) neurons in place.

www.kenhub.com/en/library/anatomy/histology-of-glial-cells

There are four general types of glia in the central nervous system; astrocytes, oligodendrocytes, microglia, and ependymal cells. Some of these cells can be ...

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The four main functions of glial cells are: to surround neurons and hold them in ... The three types of CNS supporting cells are Astrocytes, Oligodendrocytes, and ...