DE CASTRO ON OTHER SUBJECTS (MISCELLANEA)

Fernando de Castro made significant contributions in different aspects of Neurohistology:

-the histogenesis of neuroglia;

-the innervation of pancreas;

-degeneration and regeneration of the nervous system, transplantion and nervous tissue culture;

-description of new histological procedures and variations on pre-existing ones;

-the meaning and functional significance of oligodendroglial and Schwann cells;

-general pathology and neuropathology;

 

In this section, we show original drawings from Fernando de Castro on:

        -figure III.1 illustration on the histogenesis of the neuroglia at the olfactory bulb (originally published in: de Castro, 1916)


           -figure III.2 typical vascular end feet from an astrocyte in the olfactory bulb (published in: de Castro, 1916)


        -figure III.3 illustration on the histogenesis of the neuroglia at the olfactory bulb (originally published in: de Castro, 1916)


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