How to use glia in a sentence
Like most researchers who study glia, Ackerman focuses on glia inside the brain.Glial cells may take on big jobs in unexpected parts of the body | Laura Sanders | June 2, 2022 | Science News
It’s too early to know how important glia outside the brain will turn out to be.Glial cells may take on big jobs in unexpected parts of the body | Laura Sanders | June 2, 2022 | Science News
That, said Fields, "was a moment that focused our attention on glia."World Science Festival: Can We Really Live to 1,000? | Casey Schwartz | June 5, 2011 | THE DAILY BEAST
It presupposes an active interposition of the glia cells between the axon of one neuron and the dendrons of another.Psychotherapy | James J. Walsh
British Dictionary definitions for glia
the delicate web of connective tissue that surrounds and supports nerve cells: Also called: neuroglia
- glial, adjective
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Scientific definitions for glia
The delicate network of branched cells and fibers that supports the tissue of the central nervous system.
- glial adjective
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