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an independent team of operatives who work together in a CELLULAR MANUFACTURING production environment.
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We have also demonstrated that, if the postage stamp is left intact, transport from the cell body to the neural processes is more effective and the mRNA is brought closer to the synapse than when it has been removed, says Kiebler.
Their results show that the axon's reservoir of RNAs differs significantly from that of the cell body, which is a new discovery.
The structure of a single neuron often resembles a tree, with many branches bringing in information that arrives far from the cell body. Previous research has found that the strength of electrical signals arriving at the cell body depends, in part, on how far they travel along the dendrite to get there.
Each motoneuron, visualized at 100x magnification, was focused at the level of its largest cell body cross-sectional area, and its cell body perimeter and number of perisomatic terminals were determined (Figure 2(f)).
The maintenance of the cell body area as well as of the nucleus area in the neurons of quercetin-supplemented rats reinforce the evidence of neuroprotection demonstrated by this flavonoid, already evidenced by the lower loss of neuronal density of group D.
The disease condition increased astrocyte cell body volume in ME7-SE and ME7-EE groups in the DG polymorphic layer and stratum radiatum of the CA3 (Figures 6(c) and 6(d)).
The synaptic coverage (synaptic length/100 [micro]m soma or AIS perimeter) was calculated for each cell body or AIS as follows.
(9) In the PNS, paranodal myelin loops contain cytoplasm that directly connects the Schwann cell body with the inner or outer mesaxons.
In a live cell imaging system, CD117 [sup]+ CD34 [sup]+ cardiac TCs were observed to enter into cell division in a short time, followed by an significant invagination forming across the middle of the cell body. Using a real-time quantitative telomeric-repeat amplification assay, the telomerase concentration in CD117 [sup]+ CD34 [sup]+ cardiac TCs was obviously lower than in BMSCs and CFBs, and significantly higher than in CMs.
Every 5th section was stained with thionine and studied light microscopically to identify neuronal somata with "typical chromatolysis" [3] or "cell body response" [4] and to compare the experimental (right) side with control (left) side.
From the opposite end of the cell body, branch-like structures known as dendrites sprout.
The abbreviations for cell measurements are as follows: Lb--body length measured from the furthest part of the epitheca to the antapex of the hypotheca, not considering appendages or processes (lists or spines); Lt--total length measured from the furthest part of the epitheca or the anterior cingular list to the furthest part of the posterior or posterior-lateral processes or lists; Db--maximum cell body depth measured in its widest part in lateral view, not considering the sulcal or cingular lists; Dt--total depth, considering the sulcal and/or cingular lists.