Definición de neurofibril en inglés:

neurofibril

Saltos de línea: neuro|fib¦ril
Pronunciación: /ˌnjʊərə(ʊ)ˈfʌɪbrɪl
 
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sustantivo

Anatomy
  • A fibril in the cytoplasm of a nerve cell, visible by light microscopy.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • The argyrophilic neurofibrils are unique to nerve cells.
    • As we age, most of us will develop alterations of neurofibrils in at least some of our neurons.
    • Bundles of these neurofibrils are called neurofilaments.

Derivativos

neurofibrillary

adjetivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Two microscopic changes occur in the brain in Alzheimer's disease: senile plaques develop between neurons, and neurofibrillary tangles develop within neurons.
  • Among the very earliest sites of neurofibrillary pathology in Alzheimer's disease are the hippocampus and entorhinal cortex.
  • It forms the neurofibrillary tangles of Alzheimer's disease, Pick's disease, progressive supranuclear palsy, frontotemporal dementia, corticobasal degeneration, postencephalitic parkinsonism, and a handful of others.

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