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Tranel Neuroglia

Short quiz of the various neuroglia.
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astrocyte
Forms the blood-brain barrier; controls the flux of ions, nutrients, and wastes
microglia
Phagocytic; engulfs bacteria, cell debri, and pathogens.
ependymal
Produces cerebrospinal fluid
Oligodendrocyte
Forms the myelin sheath. Also known as the Schwann cell or neurolemmocyte