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Synonyms for astroglia

tissue consisting of large stellate neuroglial cells


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Astroglial protein S-100 is an early and sensitive marker of hypoxic brain damage and outcome after cardiac arrest in humans.
Astroglial cells - also known as astrocytes -k have been viewed as cells that support, protect and feed neurons for the last 100 to 150 years, Marsicano explained.
Astroglial cells (also known as astrocytes) have been viewed as cells that support, protect and feed neurons for the last 100 to 150 years, Marsicano explained.
Application of the ELISPOT method for comparative analysis of interleukin (IL)-6 and IL-10 secretion in peripheral blood of patients with astroglial tumors.
Chloroquine also induces oxidative stress in cells such as, kidney cells and astroglial cells having high metabolic activities [3, 4].
Astroglial modulation of neurotransmitter/peptide release from the neurohypophysis.
Effects of supplementation with 20:3n-6, 20:4n-6 and 20:5n-3 on the production of the prostaglandins E and F of the 1-, 2- and 3-series in turbot, Scophthalmus maximus brain astroglial cells in primary culture.
Astroglial tubes and NSCs do not coexist solely within the periventricular aspect of the SVZ but also within the rostral migratory stream that extends into the OB, with the former perhaps contributing to create an appropriate stem cell "niche" for the maintenance of NSCs all along the pathway (1).
However, the beneficial effects that astroglial cells can exert on recovery after injury should not be neglected.
Low-grade ganglioglioma rapidly progressing to a WHO grade IV tumor showing malignant transformation in both astroglial and neuronal cell components.
astroglial cells) and may contribute to the reduced brain size (i.
Stem cells derived from adults can be detected in astroglial cells of the central nervous system, skeletal muscles, osteoblasts, liver, cardiomyocyte, vascular endothelial cells, etc.
A number of markers for IHC have been developed in the area of diagnostic neuro-oncology, since glial fibrillary acidic protein (GFAP), the antibody against which is currently most commonly used in practice, was found by Eng et al (1) in 1971 and was later reported as a useful marker antigen for astroglial cells by Kleihues et al (2) in 1987.
Bourke RS, Kimelberg HK, Popp A, Daze MA: Studies on the formation of astroglial swelling and its inhibition by clinically useful agents.
These neuroprotective compounds target astroglial cells that are thought to be primarily responsible for brain swelling following stroke or traumatic brain injury.