Form of Nerve Cells Under the Light Microscope

  • Radivoj V. Krstić


Excitability, conduction, and processing of information are the basic properties of nerve cells (neurocytes, ganglion cells). Their morphology can be studied following Golgi staining.


Gray Matter Ganglion Cell Nerve Cell Spinal Ganglion Basket Cell 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Radivoj V. Krstić
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  1. 1.Institut d’Histologie et d’EmbryologieUniversité de LausanneLausanneSwitzerland

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