Astrocytes

Known as: Astroglias, Astrocyte, Astroglia 
The largest and most numerous neuroglial cells in the brain and spinal cord. Astrocytes are irregularly shaped with many long processes, including… (More)

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1942-2017
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2016
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2016
The neuroprotective effects of menopausal hormonal therapy in Parkinson's disease (PD) have not yet been clarified, and it is… (More)
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2016
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2016
Astrocytes are abundant glial cells that tile the entire central nervous system and mediate well-established functions for… (More)
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2015
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2015
Individuals living with HIV who are optimally treated with combination antiretroviral therapy (cART) can now lead an extended… (More)
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2015
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2015
Gliomas and brain-metastatic tumors contribute to hundreds of thousands of deaths every year. Typical survival times for brain… (More)
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2015
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2015
Glycogen metabolism has important implications for the functioning of the brain, especially the cooperation between astrocytes… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Understanding the cell-cell interactions that control CNS development and function has long been limited by the lack of methods… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The cellular mechanisms underlying functional hyperemia—the coupling of neuronal activation to cerebral blood vessel responses… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Neurogenesis in the dentate gyrus of the hippocampus persists throughout life in many vertebrates, including humans. The… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Neural stem cells reside in the subventricular zone (SVZ) of the adult mammalian brain. This germinal region, which continually… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Neurogenesis in the mammalian central nervous system is believed to end in the period just after birth; in the mouse striatum no… (More)
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