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In anatomy, a ganglion (plural ''ganglia'') is a biological tissue mass, most commonly a mass of nerve cell bodies. Cells found in a ganglion are called ganglion cells, though this term is also sometimes used to refer specifically to retinal ganglion cells.
Devastating liver disease itching turns out to have a surprising cause

Devastating liver disease itching turns out to have a surprising cause

Retinal implants can give blind people a form of artificial vision

Retinal implants can give blind people a form of artificial vision

New sensory neuron model enables easy generation of cells to fast-track pain research

New sensory neuron model enables easy generation of cells to fast-track pain research

Study shows how the brain’s circuitry arises spontaneously to process visual information

Study shows how the brain’s circuitry arises spontaneously to process visual information

Researchers create a molecular catalog that describes different types of neurons

Researchers create a molecular catalog that describes different types of neurons

Zika infection affects fetal retinal development during pregnancy but not after birth

Zika infection affects fetal retinal development during pregnancy but not after birth

Study offers new clues to the pathogenesis of glaucoma

Study offers new clues to the pathogenesis of glaucoma

New clue to protect neurons and encourage their growth found

New clue to protect neurons and encourage their growth found

Scientists use gene therapy to regenerate damaged optic nerve fibers

Scientists use gene therapy to regenerate damaged optic nerve fibers

Protein tenascin-C plays a role in glaucoma by regulating inflammatory processes

Protein tenascin-C plays a role in glaucoma by regulating inflammatory processes

Study: Localization of neurons is adapted to successful hunting sequence in zebrafish

Study: Localization of neurons is adapted to successful hunting sequence in zebrafish

Researchers discover gene that may help the body sense a full urinary bladder

Researchers discover gene that may help the body sense a full urinary bladder

SARS-CoV-2 spike protein may induce analgesia

SARS-CoV-2 spike protein may induce analgesia

Study shows how Cisplatin chemotherapy leads to neuronal apoptosis

Study shows how Cisplatin chemotherapy leads to neuronal apoptosis

Study reveals how people with retinal degenerative disease can maintain night vision

Study reveals how people with retinal degenerative disease can maintain night vision

AAV gene therapy often leads to dorsal root ganglion pathology, show studies

AAV gene therapy often leads to dorsal root ganglion pathology, show studies

A new method for mechanical stimulation of neural cells

A new method for mechanical stimulation of neural cells

Researchers use human stem cell models to analyze degeneration in glaucoma

Researchers use human stem cell models to analyze degeneration in glaucoma

New potential treatment candidate identified for early type 2 diabetic retinopathy

New potential treatment candidate identified for early type 2 diabetic retinopathy

Understanding early visual processing steps could have implications for schizophrenia, ADHD

Understanding early visual processing steps could have implications for schizophrenia, ADHD