myelination

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my·e·li·na·tion

 (mī′ə-lə-nā′shən) also my·e·li·ni·za·tion (-nĭ-zā′shən)
n.
The process of forming a myelin sheath.

my•e•li•na•tion

(ˌmaɪ ə ləˈneɪ ʃən)

also my•e•lin•i•za•tion

(ˌmaɪ ə lə nəˈzeɪ ʃən)

n.
the formation of a myelin sheath.
[1895–1900]
Translations

my·e·li·na·tion

, myelinization
n. mielinización, crecimiento de mielina alrededor de una fibra nerviosa.
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Furthermore, one of the thyroid hormone receptors was found to be necessary for cochlear myelinogenesis.
Myelinogenesis is the process in which an insulating sheath is laid down along interconnected axons allowing for quicker neural processing.
Iron uptake into the brain is maximal during the period of rapid brain growth, which coincides with the peak of myelinogenesis.