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Axons are the bridges between neurons that conduct action potentials (which is how cells communicate). Canada Goose sale Myelin is the white fat around the axons that makes the cell communication more efficient, and myelination is the process of putting myelin around the axons. Myelin is made by the mentioned Schwann cells and oligodendrocytes.

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canada goose store “In culture” means that what you see has been extracted from a brain and is analyzed separately (in a dish; in vitro). The soma of a cell is the body of a cell.

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