[Neuroscience] Spin out

Matt Menge mspmenge at comcast.net
Wed Aug 9 20:02:21 EST 2006

I am currently reading "Psychiatry, Psychoanlysis, and the New Biology
of the Mind" by Eric Kandel.  He mentions that developing neurons "spin

out" their axons.  Is this just a figure of speech or is there
something that actually spins? 


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