Myelin Sheath

Science / Biology / Myelin Sheath: Layers of specialized glial cells, called Schwann cells, that coat the axons of many neurons.

Myelin Sheath

Science / Biology / Myelin Sheath: Layers of specialized glial cells, called Schwann cells, that coat the axons of many neurons. MORE

Sheathing, Sheeting

Business / Construction / Sheathing, Sheeting: The structural wood panel covering, usually OSB or plywood, used over studs, floor joists or rafters/trusses of a structure. MORE

Roof Sheathing Or Sheeting

Business / Construction / Roof Sheathing Or Sheeting: The wood panels or sheet material fastened to the roof rafters or trusses on which the shingle or other roof covering is laid. MORE

Schwann Cells

Science / Biology / Schwann Cells: Specialized glial cells that form the myelin sheath that coats many axons. Cells surrounding the axons of some neurons, thus forming the myelin sheath. MORE

Node Of Ranvier

Science / Biology / Node Of Ranvier: A gap between two of the Schwann cells that make up an axons myelin sheath; serves as a point for generating a nerve impulse. MORE

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