neuropile


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Noun1.neuropile - the complex network of unmyelinated axones, dendrites, and glial branches that form the bulk of the central nervous system's grey matter and in which nerve cell bodies are embedded
nerve tissue, nervous tissue - tissue composed of neurons
gray matter, gray substance, grey matter, grey substance, substantia grisea - greyish nervous tissue containing cell bodies as well as fibers; forms the cerebral cortex consisting of unmyelinated neurons
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neu·ro·pil

, neuropile
n. neurópilo, red de fibras nerviosas (dendritas y neuritas) y de las células de la glia interrumpidas por sinapses en partes del tejido nervioso.
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19] reported time dependent loss of dendritic spines, necrotic like cell death, and profound alterations in the hippocampal CA1 neuropile.
Edema of the neuropile was observed in the ischemic zone, furthermore there were no neurons with normal morphology in the deep-ischemic zone.
6), Amyelinic nervous fibers in the neuropile were observed and some changes in the conformation of the myelin cover and altered mitochondria with loss of crests were also detected (FIG.
The POVL contains neurons that differentiate as late as early juvenile rudiment formation, and project axons to the pre-oral neuropile.
Organization of a sensory neuropile in the auditory pathway of two groups of Orthoptera.