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Unformatted text preview: Electrical Chemical Neuroglia (supporting cells) Schwann Cells (Peripheral)- lays down myelin in PNS Astrocytes (endothelia)- many astrocytic processes are closely applied to capillary blood vessels where they are known as perivascular end feet. Others are applied to the pia mater at the external surface of the CNS Microglia (phagocytes)- process injured or diseased parts of CNS Oligodendrocytes (myelin)- lays down myelin in CNS Ependymal (line ventricles) Myelination Defects Multiple Sclerosis...
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This note was uploaded on 11/23/2011 for the course ANAT 2646 taught by Professor Ronaldg.mayne during the Winter '11 term at Life Chiropractic College West.
- Winter '11