posted by natash on .
Glial cells normally lose their mitotic ability prior to birth
True or False
Which of the following is NOT a function of astrocytes?
a. can take up NT from a synapse
b.can stimulate or inhibit neurons
c.needed to form synapses in the CNS
d.Phagocytose foreign material in the CNS
e.Forms the blood brain barrier
The blood-brain barrier prevents hydrophobic molecules from diffusing into the brain
true or false
Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "astrocytes" to get these possible sources:
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In the future and for your other questions, you can find the information you desire more quickly, if you use appropriate key words to do your own search. Also see http://hanlib.sou.edu/searchtools/.
I hope this helps. Thanks for asking.