MICROGLIA

are small glial cells which remove cellular debris from injured or dead cells in the human body.

MICROGLIA: "Small glial cells, named microglia, remove debris from cells."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MICROGLIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/microglia/ (accessed March 26, 2020).
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