Neurogenetics



neurogenetics neu·ro·ge·net·ics (nur’ō-jə-nět’ĭks, nyur’-)
n.
The study of genetic factors that contribute to development of neurological disorders.

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    [noo r-uh-jen-ik, nyoo r-] /ˌnʊər əˈdʒɛn ɪk, ˌnyʊər-/ adjective, Medicine/Medical. 1. originating in a nerve or nerve tissue. /ˌnjʊərəʊˈdʒɛnɪk/ adjective 1. originating in or stimulated by the nervous system or nerve impulses neurogenic neu·ro·gen·ic (nur’ə-jěn’ĭk, nyur’-) or neu·ro·ge·net·ic (-jə-nět’ĭk) adj.

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  • Neurogenous

    [noo r-uh-jen-ik, nyoo r-] /ˌnʊər əˈdʒɛn ɪk, ˌnyʊər-/ adjective, Medicine/Medical. 1. originating in a nerve or nerve tissue. /ˌnjʊərəʊˈdʒɛnɪk/ adjective 1. originating in or stimulated by the nervous system or nerve impulses neurogenous neu·rog·e·nous (nu-rŏj’ə-nəs, nyu-) adj. Originating in the nerves or the nervous tissue. neurogenic neu·ro·gen·ic (nur’ə-jěn’ĭk, nyur’-) or neu·ro·ge·net·ic (-jə-nět’ĭk) adj.

  • Neuroglia

    [noo-rog-lee-uh, nyoo-] /nʊˈrɒg li ə, nyʊ-/ noun, Anatomy, Cell Biology. 1. a class of cells in the brain and spinal cord that form a supporting structure for the neurons and provide them with insulation. /njʊˈrɒɡlɪə/ noun 1. another name for glia n. 1867, medical Latin, coined 1853 by German pathologist Ludwig Karl Virchow (1821-1902) from […]



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