what is ganglia?

Asked by sakshi.eashan | 27th Sep, 2008, 05:41: PM

Expert Answer:

Ganglia is a mass of nerve tissue or a group of nerve cell bodies. They are collections of nerve cells forming a nerve center, especially one located outside the brain or spinal cord. ganglia are given specific names which indicate their function or location, such as acoustic, cardiac, carotid, jugular, etc.

Answered by  | 27th Sep, 2008, 06:06: PM

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