ulisses at berlin.snafu.de (ULISSES) writes:
>Can anybody explain what "neural migration" is?
When they became post-mitotic, the neurons and the glia must migrate from
the ependymal layer to their future (mature) place/layer/lamina/nucleus. The
same is true for the cells from the neural crest, which must find their
final (mature) destination (by example: the presumptive spinal ganglia).
It's this changing of place, for neurons and glia, which is called neural
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