WHICH SIDE OF OUR BODY PART IS WHITE MATTER GREY MATTER

Asked by thomasedp | 26th Oct, 2015, 10:23: PM

Expert Answer:

  • The central nervous system is made of two kinds of tissue – grey matter and white matter.
  • Grey matter consists of cell bodies, dendrites and axon terminals of neurons while the white matter consists of axons of neurons.
  • In brain, the outer region of the cerebrum contains grey matter and the inner region contains white matter.
  • In the spinal cord, the outer region contains white matter and the inner region contains the grey matter.

Answered by Hemangi Binny | 27th Oct, 2015, 09:21: AM