Brain Science Podcast 69
is an interview with R
Douglas Fields, PhD, author of "The Other Brain: From Dementia to
Schizophrenia, How New Discoveries about the Brain Are
Revolutionizing Medicine and Science." Glial cells are the
non-neuronal cells of the nervous system. This interview explores
the recent discovery that glial cells are able to monitor and
influence signaling between neurons.
For detailed show notes and episode transcripts go to http://brainsciencepodcast.com
Send email to Dr. Campbell at gincampbell at mac dot com.
Correction: The correct spelling for author of "The Secret Life of
the Grown-up Brain: The Surprising Talents of the Middle-Aged Mind"
is Barbara Strauch. (My apologies to Ms. Strauch for misspelling
her name on the podcast.)