Astrocytes as a reservoir for new neurons in the brain
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Dynamics of oligodendrocyte generation and myelination
In a recent article, Maggie Yeung and colleagues explored oligodendrocyte turnover in brain from patients suffering multiple sclerosis. They found an unexpected dynamic of oligodendrocyte renewal. Have a look at the article abstract to learn more.
(Oligodendrocyte generation dynamics in multiple sclerosis, Nature, 2019)