astrocyte astrocyte

Definition(s):

  • (n) comparatively large neuroglial cell

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  1. Finding points to possible new Parkinson's therapy

    A new study shows that, when properly manipulated, a population of support cells found in the brain called astrocytes could provide a new and promising approach to treat Parkinson's disease. These findings, which were made using an animal model of the disease, demonstrate that a single therapy could simultaneously repair the multiple types of neurological damage caused by Parkinson's, providing ...
    on January 30, 2014     Source: Science Daily

  2. Possible New Parkinson's Therapy

    When properly manipulated, a population of support cells found in the brain called astrocytes could provide a new and promising approach to treat Parkinson's disease.
    on January 29, 2014     Source: ThirdAge

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