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Group of cell bodies in CNS

Nucleus

2

Bundle of axons in CNS

Tract

3

Group of cell bodies in cerebral cortex

Grey matter

4

Bundle of axons in cerebral cortex

white matter

5

Group of cell bodies in PNS

Ganglion

6

Group of axons in PNS

nerve

7

How many CNS glia

4

8

How many PSN glia

1

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CNS glia

Astrocyte
Ependymal
Oligodendrocytes
Microglia

10

PNS Glia

Schwann cells

11

Which glial cells make the myelin sheath in the PNS

Schwann cells

12

Which glial cells make the myeline sheath in the CNS

Oligodendrocytes

13

3 general features of glia

1. support for neutrons
2. 5 basic types (4 CNS, 1 PNS)
3. each type has a specific function

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3 general features of neurons

1. specialised for transmission of information
2. many different types of information
3. many different