Navigation Links
Schwann cells


Named after the German physiologist Theodor Schwann, Schwann cells are a variety of glial cell that keep peripheral nerve fibres alive. In myelinated axons, Schwann cells form the myelin sheath (see below). The sheath is not continuous. Individual myelinating Schwann...
Full article >>>

Schwann cell n. See neurilemma . [After Theodor SCHWANN. ... In myelinated axons, Schwann cells form the myelin sheath (see below) ...
Full article >>>

Theodor Schwann Theodor Schwann Library of Congress [b. Neuss (Germany), December 7, ... In 1839 Schwann proposed that all organisms are composed of cells. ...
Full article >>>

What is Schwann cell? Meaning of Schwann cell medical term. What does Schwann cell mean? ... Schwann cells or embryonal nevoblasts; they are clustered in ...
Full article >>>

Cytokines & Cells Online Pathfinder Encyclopaedia ... Schwann cells (or discrete subpopulations thereof) have been shown to express: ...
Full article >>>

SOX10: Required for Schwann cell development & Myelination ... Molecules on Immature SC and Myelinating & Non-myelinating Schwann cells ...
Full article >>>

Schwann cells as sources of regeneration stimulating factors. References ... We have isolated Schwann cells in vitro to examine the CNS regeneration ...
Full article >>>

Schwann cells proliferate, migrate along axons, ensheath individual axons, and ... Primary Schwann cells were prepared from sciatic nerves of Sprague–Dawley rats ...
Full article >>>

The development of Schwann cells, the my ... axons and myelinating Schwann cells attain the one-to-one ... that Schwann cells isolated from postnatal day 3 rat ...
Full article >>>

carried out by Schwann cells, whose origins in the neural crest ... time of birth in rodents, Schwann cells destined to myelinate ...
Full article >>>

Schwann cells are the myelinating glia of the peripheral nervous system. ... Treatment of dorsal root ganglia neuron-Schwann cell cocultures with H-89 (10 µM) ...
Full article >>>

During development, some Schwann cells associate with axons in a one-to-one ... Other Schwann cells do not produce myelin but continue to ensheath one or more ...
Full article >>>

Original Article from The New England Journal of Medicine -- Role of Ploidy, Chromosome 1p, and Schwann Cells in the Maturation of Neuroblastoma
Full article >>>

In this study, we have utilized subarachnoid route to transplant Schwann cells and ... In tracing group, Schwann cells (labeled with Hoechst) demonstrated their ...
Full article >>>

tigate the changes in the Schwann cells found in Golgi tendon ... apoptotic death of these Schwann cells and that this apoptosis ...
Full article >>>

The Schwann cells are also present, and they closely cover every branch of the neuron. ... This work suggests that signal comes from the Schwann cells," she says. ...
Full article >>>

Non-myelinating Schwann cells are involved in maintenance of axons and are ... PNS: Schwann cell - Neurolemma - Nodes of Ranvier/Internode - Schmidt-Lanterman ...
Full article >>>

... suppress overproduction of neurons, while supporting Schwann cells. ... This report shows that Schwann cells respond to recombinant human Glial Growth ...
Full article >>>


'"/>


(Date:8/20/2014)... of the Para and Mato Grosso states of Brazil. ... in order to deforest the land. Deforestation is the ... the land is thereafter converted to a nonforest use. ... ranches, or urban use. The herringbone-patterned tan lines cutting ... the middle of the image are evidence of deforestation ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... Cancer Research UK scientists have discovered that acral melanomas ... Bob Marley,s death are genetically distinct from other more ... is external) published in the journal Pigment Cell & ... palms of the hands, soles of the feet, nail-beds and ... types of melanoma, it,s not caused by UV damage from ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... Wu Feng has built upon a National Science Foundation ... Cloud" program, and synergistically complemented it with subsequent collaborative ... Force on "big computing" for mini-drones and a $1 ... Health on "big data" for the life sciences. , ... each grant, he was able to tell a much ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Scientists learn more about rare skin cancer that killed Bob Marley 2The internet was delivered to the masses; parallel computing is not far behind 2The internet was delivered to the masses; parallel computing is not far behind 3The internet was delivered to the masses; parallel computing is not far behind 4
... The Genetics Society of America is pleased to ... poster awards at the 51st Annual Drosophila Research Conference ... for first, second and third place awards for each ... was the first time that undergraduate student research was ...
... female zebra finches foist a part of their eggs on ... in Seewiesen discovered that in every fifth nest there is ... The female birds act in a very well-targeted way: eggs ... their own egg laying (online publication in Animal Behaviour ...
... PITTSBURGH, April 26 Regular exercise speeds learning and ... study led by researchers from the University of Pittsburgh School ... in a non-human primate model. The findings are available in ... evidence of the beneficial effects of exercise on cognition in ...
Cached Biology News:Genetics Society of America announces award recipients at 51st Annual Drosophila Conference 2Cuckoo chicks in zebra finches 2Regular aerobic exercise is good for the brain, Pitt team says 2Regular aerobic exercise is good for the brain, Pitt team says 3
Other biology dictionary