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Neuroanatomy Basics: Glial Cells

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In this anatomy tutorial we look at the different types of glial cells in the central and peripheral nervous system.

The following structures are discussed: – astrocytes, vascular foot process

– oligodendrocytes, myelin/myelination,

– microglial cell

– ependymal cells, cilia, brain ventricles, choroid plexus, cerebrospinal fluid

– Schwann cells

– Satellite cells, sensory and autonomic ganglia

This video tutorial was created using images from our partners at OpenStax College, these images can be downloaded free from: http://cnx.org/contents/14fb4ad7-39a1…

[Video and text source: AnatomyZone YouTube channel]

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