Leveraging Zebrafish To Study Bona Fide Astrocytes

Academic Article


  • In a recent study, Chen and colleagues demonstrated that zebrafish spinal cord radial glia differentiate into cells that are similar to mammalian astrocytes. This study highlights the validity of the zebrafish model for discovering molecular mechanisms governing astrocyte function.
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  • Muñoz-Ballester C; Umans RA; Robel S
  • Start Page

  • 77
  • End Page

  • 79
  • Volume

  • 44
  • Issue

  • 2