ensheathment of neurons

id: GO:0007272
name: ensheathment of neurons
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The process in which glial cells envelop neuronal cell bodies and/or axons to form an insulating layer. This can take the form of myelinating or non-myelinating ensheathment.

Child Functions

GO:0008366axon ensheathment
GO:0032295ensheathment of neuronal cell bodies

Parent Functions

GO:0009987cellular process