Class: Schwann_Cell_Myelin_Sheath

•owl:Thing
        •bfo:Entity
                •snap:Continuant
                        •snap:IndependentContinuant
                                •snap:FiatObjectPart
                                        •Regional_Part_Of_Cell
                                                •Regional_Part_Of_Glia
                                                        •Regional_Part_Of_Schwann_Cell
                                                                •Schwann_Cell_Myelin_Sheath

Super Classes

Regional_Part_Of_Schwann_Cell

Annotations

birn_annot:curationStatusuncurated
definitionAn electrically insulating fatty layer that surrounds the axons of many neurons. It is an outgrowth of glial cells: Schwann cells supply the myelin for peripheral neurons while oligodendrocytes supply it to those of the central nervous system (Gene Ontology).
sao_IDsao-593830697

Usage

Class Description/Definition (Necessary Conditions)

Schwann_Cell_Compact_Myelin, Schwann_Cell_Paranodal_Termination
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