Nervenkitt: notes on the history of the concept of neuroglia.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

The evolution of concepts concerning the identity and the functions of neuroglia is traced. Some of the main ideas in the works of Virchow, Deiters, Golgi, Lenhossék, Lugaro, Ramón y Cajal, del Río-Hortega, Achúcarro, Penfield, and others are highlighted.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Somjen, GG

Published Date

  • 1988

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 1 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 2 - 9

PubMed ID

  • 2976736

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0894-1491

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/glia.440010103


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States