Besides the neuron, the other main type of cell in the nervous system is the:

A) glial cell.

B) synaptic cell

C) nerve cell

D) somatic cell

E) myelin cell


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Other than neurons, which are the basic functional unit of the nervous system, there is another type of cell whose main responsibility is to protect the neurons and increase the speed of signal transmission by producing myelin.

Those cells are called glial (meaning glue) cells.

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