Astrocytes [electronic resource] : definition, appearance and general physiology. Part 2 / Alexei Verkhratsky.Material type: FilmSeries: Henry Stewart talksBiomedical & life sciences collection. Physiology and pathophysiology of neuroglia: Publisher: London : Henry Stewart Talks, 2022Description: 1 online resource (1 streaming video file (30 min.) : color, sound)Other title: Astrocytes : definition, appearance and general physiology 2 (part 2 of 2)Subject(s): Astrocytes | Calcium -- Physiological effect | Cellular signal transduction | Nervous system | Neuroglia -- Physiology | Astrocytes -- metabolism | Astrocytes -- physiology | Calcium -- physiology | Homeostasis | Ion Channels | Ions | Membrane Transport Proteins | Sodium -- physiology | Synapses | Synaptic TransmissionOnline resources: Click here to access online | Series
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Contents: Intracellular ionic signalling associated with astroglial excitability -- Calcium and sodium ions -- Homeostatic membrane transporters -- Astrocytes as secretory cells of the CNS -- Astrocytes in synaptic transmission -- Functional implication of microdomains -- Tripartite synapse -- Astrocytic synaptic cradle -- astrocytes control homeostasis of the CNS.
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