Glossary of Terms
Olfactory Ensheathing Glia (OEG) - Cells that support the sensory neurons lining the nasal cavity. When transplanted into the spinal cord, these cells may remyelinate damaged axons.
Oligodendrocytes - Cells that enwrap an axon with their flattened membranes to create an insulating layer of myelin.
Courtesy Christopher Reeve Foundation