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Nerve Tissue

Ch. 12

Visualized by immunocytochemistry Astrocytes
Antibodies against _______ are used for astrocytes. GFAP - glial fibrillary acidic protein
Derived from monocytes Microglia
Can wrap around several axons Oligodendrocytes
Microglia originates from ______ bone marrow
Groups of nerve fibers in the PNS are the _____ peripheral nerves
Groups of nerve fibers in the CNS are ____ tracts
A _______ cell wraps around only one axon Schwann
____________ clefts indicate small areas of Schwann cell cytoplasm in the myelin areas Schmitt-Lanterman
In response to neuronal cell injury, the loss of Nissl substance from the cell body is called chromatolysis
Created by: addimatteo