astroblast

astroblast

 [as´tro-blast]
a cell that develops into an astrocyte.

as·tro·blast

(as'trō-blast),
A primordial cell developing into an astrocyte.
[G. astron, star, + blastos, germ]

as·tro·blast

(as'trō-blast)
A primordial cell developing into an astrocyte.
[G. astron, star, + blastos, germ]
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