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NERVOUS TISSUE WORKSHEET As you view the tissue slides, draw your observations in the space provided. Include any written notes that may be helpful when you are studying and preparing for your assignment. Tissue Slide Observations Spinal Cord 1X A cross section of the human spinal cord. Central Canal 4X The central canal is a cerebrospinal fluid-filled space that runs longitudinally through the length of the entire spinal cord. Dorsal Horns 4X The dorsal horn of the spinal cord is composed of gray matter, which means it is made up of neuronal and glial cell bodies with some axons and dendrites. The dorsal horn is generally associated with sensory neurons. Ventral Horns 4X The ventral horn is composed of gray matter. The neurons found here are mostly motor neurons. Dorsal Root 4X A dorsal root is a branch of a nerve carrying mostly sensory signals into the spinal cord. Ventral Root 4X The ventral root of each spinal nerve is made up of axons from motor
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