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Descriptor in English: Schwann Cells
Descriptor in Spanish: Células de Schwann
Descriptor in Portuguese: Células de Schwann
Descriptor in French: Cellules de Schwann
Entry term(s): Cells, Schwann
Tree number(s): A08.637.800
A08.800.800.690
A11.650.800
Scope note: Neuroglial cells of the peripheral nervous system which form the insulating myelin sheaths of peripheral axons.
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EN enzymology
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
History Note: 68(63)
DeCS UI: 12964
Descriptor UI: D012583
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1993/06/21
Schwann Cells - Preferred
Concept UI M0019523
Scope note Neuroglial cells of the peripheral nervous system which form the insulating myelin sheaths of peripheral axons.
Preferred term Schwann Cells
Entry term(s) Cells, Schwann



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