spongioblasts

spongioblasts

Embryonic cells of the neural tube that give rise to the neural connective tissue (neuroglial) cells, the astrocytes and the oligodendrocytes.
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Other histologic findings can include ependymal cells, choroid plexus papillary projections, ganglion cells, oligodendrocytes, spongioblasts, and pigment epithelium.