Alzheimer's linked protein, amyloid beta, appears to do very little harm to glial cells, at least in fruit flies, researchers report.
A new electronic microscopy study has captured microglia perform their role in synaptic pruning.
A new study sheds light on key aspects of nervous system development.
A recent Nature Neuroscience study reports it is glial cells, and not neurons, that direct the initial steps of brain assembly.
A new study demonstrates astrocytes play a role in certain subtypes of autism spectrum disorder.
Researchers reveal the role GLAST plays in establishing and maintaining neural wiring of Purkinje cells.