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neurite

(ˈnjʊəraɪt)
n
(Biology) histology any projection from the body of a nerve cell (neuron), whether an axon or a dendrite
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Moreover, distribution of UVRAG in hippocampus of APP/PS1 mice is obviously concentrated in somata [Figure 4]f, which may be a result of neurite dystrophy in AD hippocampal neurons.
Here and elsewhere it was used the terms neurite and axon as neurites can be separated into primary neurites, axons (here mostly from unipolar neurons), and dendrites (Richter et al.
F, G) TDP-43 immunostaining shows dense neurite and neuronal pathology centered on cortical lamina ii in temporal (F) and anterior cingulate cortex (G).
s] labeled large (20-40 [micro]m in width) cells in the dorsal central lobes that appear to be neurons that each have a single large neurite branching from them (Fig.
Thus, certain anti-Egr3 antibody recognizes microtubule-based sub-cellular structures both in PC12 and mouse oocytes; neurite and meiotic spindle.
10) BACE1 inhibitors (AZD3292, E2609), whose suppression induces neurite growth inhibition in experiments, is ongoing in Phase III clinical trial so far without inducing large side effects.
For instance, a disarray of cells in a certain brain region may be the result of inhibited migration, altered patterning or even reduced neurite outgrowth that prevents axons from reaching appropriate target regions, and therefore results in apoptotic elimination or aberrant wiring.
In cultured neuronal cells, neurite outgrowth is impaired in apoE4-expressing cells and enhanced in apoE3expressing cells, as demonstrated with Robert Pitas.
Results: Lichen compounds atranorin, perlatolic acid, physodic acid and (+)-usnic acid showed neurotrophic activity in a preliminary cell-based screening based on Neuro2A neurite outgrowth.
The following morphometric parameters were measured: the number of viable neurons, neurite outgrowth and synaptic connectivity.
13) A possible mechanism involves inhibition of neurite outgrowth.
The neural network that occurs by running the genetic programmes has a highly dynamic morphology in which neurons grow, and die, and neurite branches together with synaptic connections form and change in response to situations encountered on the checkers board.