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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 ...

qbi.uq.edu.au/brain-basics/brain/brain-physiology/types-glia

Major types of glial cells in the nervous system. (Image: Blausen.com staff / CC BY 3.0 via Commons.) Microglia. Microglia are the brain's immune cells, serving ...

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

Neuroglial cells—usually referred to simply as glial cells or glia—are quite ... (G) A microglial cell from the spinal cord, labeled with a cell-type-specific antibody.

faculty.washington.edu/chudler/glia.html

Types and Functions of Glia. Astrocyte (Astroglia): Star-shaped cells that provide physical and nutritional support for neurons: 1) clean up brain "debris"; ...

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. Astrocytes account for one quarter of the total volume of brain cortex, but oligodendrocytes and ...

www.scientificamerican.com/article/the-root-of-thought-what

He's also the author of The Root of Thought, which explores the purpose and function of glial cells, the most abundant cell type in the brain. Mind Matters editor  ...

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

The seven types of glia have specific functions that play a role in supporting neuron function. ... glial cell that provides nutrients for neurons in the PNS. astrocyte.

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The glial cells surround neurons and provide support for and insulation between them. Glial cells are the most abundant cell types in the central nervous system.

www.thoughtco.com/neuroglia-nervous-tissue-glial-cells-anatomy-373198

Nov 9, 2016 ... There are several types of glial cells present in the central nervous system (CNS) and peripheral nervous system of humans. Six main types of ...