Astrocytes (literally 'star-like cells') are the most numerous and diverse neuroglial cells in the CNS. While most neuroscientists think they know what an astrocyte ...
Dec 10, 2009 ... Astrocytes are specialized glial cells that outnumber neurons by over fivefold. They contiguously tile the entire central nervous system (CNS) ...
This video describes the structure and function of astrocytes. By Matt Jensen.
General information about astrocyte cells (astroglia). Links to general biology resources, and astrocyte specific resources.
a neuroglial cell of ectodermal origin, characterized by fibrous or protoplasmic processes; collectively called astroglia or macroglia. Astrocyte in association with ...
astrocytes. Star-shaped connective tissue cells of the nervous system that link nerve cells to blood vessels and, by wrapping round brain capillaries, help to form ...
Learn about astrocytic tumor, and how the experts at Florida Hospital can help patients diagnosed with this brain tumor.
Nervous system: Astrocytic tumors, Authors: Anne Marie Capodano. Published in: Atlas Genet Cytogenet Oncol Haematol.