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Science 322 (5902): 693-694

Copyright © 2008 by the American Association for the Advancement of Science

NEUROSCIENCE:
A New Glance at Glia

Andreas Reichenbach and Thomas Pannicke

Glial cells assist sensory neurons to perceive and respond to stimuli by improving the signal-to-noise ratio.


Paul Flechsig Institute of Brain Research, Leipzig University, Jahnallee 59, D-04109 Leipzig, Germany. E-mail: reia{at}medizin.uni-leipzig.de


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