Lymphatics Help "Seed" Early Zebrafish Brain Cells Psychology and Psychiatry News

Lymphatics Help “Seed” Early Zebrafish Brain Cells Psychology and Psychiatry News

In the embryonic stage of brain development, some neurons and synapses form correctly and connect, but others do not, resulting in parts and pieces being scrapped. This leaves dead or dying cells and requires the central nervous system to employ some type of cleaning crew. Microglial cells meet this challenge by “ingesting” waste products and …

Lymphatics Help “Seed” Early Zebrafish Brain Cells Psychology and Psychiatry News Read More »