Once considered mainly 'brain glue,' astrocytes' power revealed | Digital Culture | Scoop.it

A type of cell plentiful in the brain, long considered mainly the stuff that holds the brain together and oft-overlooked by scientists more interested in flashier cells known as neurons, wields more power in the brain than has been realized, according to new research published March 29 in Science Signaling.

Via Sakis Koukouvis, Wildcat2030