Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://hdl.handle.net/11147/9431
Title: Role of myelin topography and alignment on the activation of astrocytes
Authors: Gürer, F.
Bulmus Zareire, Esma Volga
Baskerville, K.
Özdemir, T.
Issue Date: 2017
Publisher: Mary Ann Liebert, Inc
Abstract: Myelin sheath is thick layers of neuronal plasma membrane that serves as a capacitor during neuronal signal transmission. Decay in myelin sheath is associated with several neurodegenerative diseases such as multiple sclerosis and Alzheimer disease. Although its primary purpose is to insulate and accelerate the neuronal impulse, very few studies focused on the geometrical aspect of myelination in neuronal function. Here, we developed a versatile platform to study the effect of myelin topography and alignment on the neuronal signal transmission.
Description: TERMIS - Americas Conference and Exhibition -- DEC 03-06, 2017 -- Charlotte, NC
URI: https://hdl.handle.net/11147/9431
ISSN: 1937-3341
1937-335X
Appears in Collections:Bioengineering / Biyomühendislik
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