Are you a medical student or working in related fields? Or just a curious person by nature? Then our collection of common medical terms and concepts can help you better understand this fascinating side of science and art. The... necronomicon of medicine.

  • Oligodendrocyte [ microbiology, neurology ]

    The cell responsible for myelin sheath generation in the central nervous system. As such, they present a support and insulation function, not unlike Schwan cells.