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1

What are glial cells used for

Support for nerve cell

2

What are microglia used for

Scavenge and degrade dead cells and protect brain from microorganism

3

What are oligodendrocytes used for

Form mycelium sheaths around axons in central nervous system

4

What do radial glia serve as

Scaffolds for developing neurons as they migrate

5

What do ependymal cells line

Fluid filled ventricles of the brain and central canal of spinal cord

6

What is cerebrospinal fluid used for

Cushion for brain and moves fluid between spinal cord and brain