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Myelination: oligodendrocyte engaging with neurites.

Prof. Peter Brophy


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A co-culture of oligodendrocytes and neurons, in which neurofascin is labelled in green and neuron-specific tubulin in red. An oligodendrocyte is shown extending processes to neurites. Where it engages it will start to ensheath them.



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Myelination: oligodendrocyte engaging with neurites. Credit: Prof. Peter Brophy. CC BY

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