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Unformatted text preview: protective function by engulfing microorganisms and cellular debris. • Ependymal cells line the fluid-filled cavities of the brain and spinal cord. Many are ciliated. Two kinds of neuroglia are found in PNS: • Schwann cells (neurolemmocytes) wrap around axons to produce an insulating myelin sheath. Schwann cells provide the same function in the PNS as oligodendrocytes provide in the CNS. • Satellite cells are located in ganglia, where they surround the cell bodies of neurons....
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This note was uploaded on 12/04/2011 for the course ANTHRO 2000 taught by Professor Monicaoyola during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.
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