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an encapsulated neural structure consisting of a collection of cell bodies or neurons

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It seems intuitive that light should encounter the ganglion cells last, says Saey.
6 The fluid is usually withdrawn from a ganglion with a syringe, surgery has a high recurrence rate.
The Axium system is designed to provide relief for patients battling chronic pain through stimulation of the dorsal root ganglion.
Intranasal sphenopalatine ganglion blocks are image-guide, targeted, breakthrough treatments.
Ganglion and synovial cysts have been described arising in other joints causing symptoms of locking.
Researchers explain that adult spiral ganglion cells are not able to regenerate, but new research on mice reveals that spiral ganglion stem cells present in the inner ear self-renews, and can be grown and developed into mature spiral ganglion cells as well as neurons and glial cells.
However, new evidence in a mouse model shows that spiral ganglion stem cells present in the inner ear are capable of self-renewal and can be grown and induced to differentiate into mature spiral ganglion cells as well as neurons and glial cells.
In this study, we intended to immunorecognize and immunolocalize PR in the ovary, hepatopancreas, optic ganglion, brain ganglion, and thoracic ganglion of female E.
This means that these retinal nerve cells, or ganglion cells, are no longer receiving any signals which they can pass on to the brain to process.
The topics include purifying and cultivating retinal ganglion cells from rodents, purifying dorsal root ganglion neurons from rats by immunopanning, purifying astrocytes from transgenic rodents by fluorescence-activated cell sorting, myelinating co-cultures of rat retinal ganglion cell re-aggregates and optic nerve oligodendrocyte precursor cells, and purifying Schwann cells from the neonatal and injured adult mouse peripheral nerve.
Ailesel idiopatik bazal ganglion kalsifikasyonu (Fahr hastaligi) bazal ganglionlar, dentat nukleus ve sentrum semiovalede bilateral idiopatik kalsifikasyon birikimleri olarak tanimlanmaktadir (1).
These impulses are then sent up to the brain by the retina's output cells, called ganglion cells.
In vitro, we employed cultured retinal ganglion cells (RGC-5, a mouse ganglion cell-line transformed using E1A virus).
The constellation of findings was believed to represent a multilobulated ganglion and was likely contiguous with the posterior joint capsule.
Having excluded other pathology, we believe that our patient's presentation was congruent with the hypothesis that, towards the end of primary varicella-zoster infection, virus infecting a specific ganglion (prior to becoming latent) may cause transient neurological effects.