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Icon Library > Cell Types > Neural Cells

Neural Cells

Browse neurons and neuroglia in our library, including healthy and damaged neural cells.

a star-like astrocyte, or glial cell, with branching dendrites and a nucleus
Astrocyte
a T-shaped end foot of an astrocyte
Astrocyte (end foot process 1)
a bent T-shaped end foot of an astrocyte
Astrocyte (end foot process 2)
a star-like astrocyte with nucleus and branching dendrites attached to a blood vessel
Astrocyte (with blood vessel)
a star-like astrocyte with nucleus and branching dendrites forming end feet
Astrocyte (with end feet)
a star-like astrocyte with nucleus and branching dendrites forming end feet
Astrocyte (with end feet)
Astrocyte (with end feet, one-sided)
Astrocyte (with end feet, one-sided)
a stalk-like projection of an axon terminal
Axon terminal
an olfactory bipolar neuron with dendrites, nucleus, branching axon, and cell body
Bergmann glia
Bergmann glia (with purkinje cell)
Bergmann glia (with purkinje cell)
an olfactory bipolar neuron with dendrites, nucleus, branching axon, and cell body
Bipolar neuron (olfactory)
a retinal bipolar neuron with dendrites and branching axon, nucleus, and cell body
Retina bipolar cell
Blood brain barrier (cross-section, with metastasizing tumor)
Blood brain barrier (cross-section, with metastasizing tumor)
Blood brain barrier (with astrocytes)
Blood brain barrier (with astrocytes)
Blood brain barrier (with astrocytes) 2
Blood brain barrier (with astrocytes) 2
a cortical interneuron with extending dendrites and a long curved axon
Cortical interneuron
Cortical interneuron (dendritic spines, high)
Cortical interneuron (dendritic spines, high)
Cortical interneuron (dendritic spines, low)
Cortical interneuron (dendritic spines, low)
Cortical interneuron (dendritic spines, med)
Cortical interneuron (dendritic spines, med)
multiple small membranous protrusions from a neuron's dendrite
Dendritic spine
a protoplasmic, or type 1, enteric glial cell with multiple thin, branching protrusions and an oval nucleus
Enteric glia (type I, protoplasmic)
a fibrous, or type 2, enteric glial cell with mutiple long, thin, branching protrusions and flattened cell body
Enteric glia (type II, fibrous)
a subepithelial, or type 3, enteric glial cell with few arbors on branchesranches
Enteric glia (type III, subepithelial)
an intramuscular, or type 4, enteric glial cell with lateral protrusions and a flat body
Enteric glia (type IV, intramuscular)
a triangular enteroendocrine cell with cilia, nucleus, and endocrine vesicles
Enteroendocrine cell
a triangular enteroendocrine cell with cilia, nucleus, vesicles, and cellular extension
Enteroendocrine cell (with neuropod)
a columnar ependymal cell with ciliated apical side and extensions on the basal side
Ependymal cell
an oval neural stem cell developed as granule progenitor cell with a nucleus
Granule neuron (amplifying progenitor)
an immature granule neuron with branching dendritic spine and undeveloped axon
Granule neuron (immature)
a mature granule neuron with branching dendritic spines and extended axon
Granule neuron (mature)
a radial glial cell progenitor with triangular cell body and branching dendrites
Granule neuron (radial glial progenitor)
a growth cone with F-actin bundles, F-actin networks, and projecting filopodium
Growth cone
a growth cone with F-actin bundles, F-actin networks, projecting filopodium, and microtubles
Growth cone (with microtubules)
a healthy columnar hair cell with stereociliand a nucleus
Hair cell
a columnar hair cell with a nucleus and damaged stereocilia
Hair cell (damaged)
a depolarized columnar hair cell with stereocilia bent to the right
Hair cell (depolarized)
Hair cell (type 1)
Hair cell (type 1)
a depolarized columnar hair cell with stereocilia bent to the right
a depolarized columnar hair cell with stereocilia bent to the right
a circular melanocyte with branching dendrites in all directions
Melanocyte
a circular melanocyte with dendrites branching upward
Melanocyte (variation 2)
a disc-shaped merkel cell with pronounced nucleus
Merkel cell
a microglial cell with oval cell body and branching processes
Microglia
an activated microglial cell with oval cell body and reduced processes
Microglia (active)
an activated microglial cell in ameboid form with oval nucleus
Microglia (amoeboid)
a multipolar motor neuron with dendrites, cell body, and long axon with arbors
Multipolar neuron (motor)
a myelinated multipolar motor neuron with dendrite, cell body, and degenerating myelinated axon
Multipolar neuron (motor, axon degeneration)
a mutipolar motor neuron with dendrites, cell body, and myelinated curved axon
Multipolar neuron (motor, curved)
a mutipolar motor neuron with dendrites, cell body, and degenerating axon termini
Multipolar neuron (motor, degenerating)
a multipolar motor neuron with dendrites, cell body, and myelinated axon
Multipolar neuron (motor, myelinated)
a mutipolar motor neuron with dendrites, cell body, and myelinated curved axon
Multipolar neuron (motor, myelinated, curved)
a myelinated multipolar motor neuron with dendrite, cell body, and degenerating myelinated axon
Multipolar neuron (motor, myelinated, degenerating)
a myelinated multipolar motor neuron with dendrites, cell body, and axon in longitudinal cut
Multipolar neuron (motor, myelinated, longitudinal cut)
a myelinated mutiploar motor neuron with cell body, and degenerating axon and dendrites
Multipolar neuron (motor; axon and dendritic degeneration)
a multipolar purkinje neuron with axon, oval cell body, and upward branching dendrites
Purkinje cell
a multipolar purkinje neuron with axon, oval cell body, and upward branching dendrites
Purkinje cell (simplified)
a single cylindrical myelin sheath
Myelin sheath
Myelin sheath (CNS, expanded)
Myelin sheath (CNS, expanded)
a lateral cut of cylindrical myelin sheath surrounding an axon of central nervous system neuron
Myelin sheath (CNS, expanded, on axon)
a longitudinal cut of myelin sheath covering central nervous system neuron
CNS myelin (longitudinal cut)
Unfurling CNS myelin (longitudinal cut)
Unfurling CNS myelin (longitudinal cut)
Longitudinal cut of myelin sheath covering PNS neuron with Schwann cell nucleus
Myelin sheath (PNS, expanded)
a lateral cut of cylindrcal myelin sheath surrounding an axon of parasympathetic nervous system neuron with Schwann cell nucleus
Myelin sheath (PNS, expanded, on axon)
a longitudinal cut of myelin sheath covering PNS neuron with Schwann cell nucleus
Myelin sheath (PNS, longitudinal cut)
Myelin sheath (axon)
Myelin sheath (axon)
a degenerating cylindrical myelin sheath
Myelin sheath (disintegrating)
Myelin sheath (long)
Myelin sheath (long)
Myelin sheath (long, degenerating)
Myelin sheath (long, degenerating)
a lateral view of a myelinated axon of a central nervous system neuron
Myelinated axon (CNS)
a lateral view of a myelinated axon of a parasympathetic nervous system neuron
Myelinated axon (PNS)
a nerve ending with an extended axon and branched arbors
Nerve ending
a nerve ending with an extended axon and horizontally branched arbors
Nerve endings (horizontal)
Type B neural stem cell
Type B neural stem cell
Type B neural stem cell with ependymal cells and capillary
Type B neural stem cell with ependymal cells and capillary
an oval nodose ganglion with extensions on opposite sides
Nodose ganglion
a columnar odontoblast with upward extending processes, mitochondria, and a nucleus
Odontoblast
Oligodendrocyte (myelinating) 1
Oligodendrocyte (myelinating) 1
Oligodendrocyte (myelinating) 2
Oligodendrocyte (myelinating) 2
Oligodendrocyte (myelinating) 3
Oligodendrocyte (myelinating) 3
swirling layers of oligodendrocyte process generating thin layer of myelin on axon
Oligodendrocyte (myelinating, inner tongue 1)
swirling layers of oligodendrocyte process generating thick layer of myelin on axon
Oligodendrocyte (myelinating, inner tongue 2)
an inactivated oligodendrocyte before attachment to axon for myelination
Oligodendrocyte (pre-myelinating)
Oligodendrocyte progenitor cell (early)
Oligodendrocyte progenitor cell (early)
Oligodendrocyte progenitor cell (late)
Oligodendrocyte progenitor cell (late)
a cone photoreceptor cell with trianglular disk, round nucleus, and synaptic termini
Photoreceptor cell (cone no mitochondria)
a cone photoreceptor cell with triangular disk, round nucleus, mitochondriand synaptic termini
Photoreceptor cell (cone)
a rod photoreceptor cell with rectangular disk, round nucleus, and synaptic termini
Photoreceptor cell (rod no mitochondria)
a rod photoreceptor cell with rectangular disk, round nucleus, mitochondriand synaptic termini
Photoreceptor cell (rod)
a sensory pseudounipolar neuron with cell body and vertically branching axon and dendrites
Pseudounipolar neuron (sensory)
a sensory pseudounipolar neuron with vertically branching myelinated axon and dendrites
Pseudounipolar neuron (sensory, myelinated)
a triangular pulmonary neuroendocrine cell with round nucleus and hormone vesicles
Pulmonary neuroendocrine cell (PNEC)
Purkinje cell (with axon)
Purkinje cell (with axon)
a pyramidal multipolar neuron with cell body, axon, and tri-directionally branching dendrites
Pyramidal neuron
Hippocampal pyramidal neuron
Hippocampal pyramidal neuron
a müller glia cell with end processes, soma, distal processes, and secretory vesicles
Retinal cell (Müller glia)
an amacrine cell with round cell body and downward branching dendrite arbors
Retinal cell (amacrine)
retina bipolar cells long axon and two branching dendrites
Retinal cell (bipolar)
a retinal ganglion cell with long perpendicular axon and two branching dendrites
Retinal cell (ganglion 1)
a retinal ganglion cell with long perpendicular axon and one dendrite terminus
Retinal cell (ganglion 2)
a retinal horizontal cell with dendrites branching parallel toward bottom
Retinal cell (horizontal)
a swirling schwann cell wrapped around an axon, myelinating it
Schwann cell (myelinating)
Swirling schwann cell wrapped around two axons, irregularly myelinating
Schwann cell (myelinating, abnormal)
Non-myelinating schwann cell with five embedded axons and nucleus
Schwann cell (non-myelinating)
Non-myelinating schwann cell with irregular pattern of embedded axons
Schwann cell (non-myelinating, abnormal)
Schwann cell in radial sorting, myelinating larger branches of axons
Schwann cell (radial sorting)
Schwann cell in abnormal radial sorting with disturbance in myelination
Schwann cell (radial sorting, abnormal)
Pacinian corpusle with layers of connective tissue, lamellae, and naked neuron ending
Skin sensory receptor (Pacinian corpuscle)
Krause end bulb with branched medulated nerve fibers coverd by capsule of corpusle
Skin sensory receptor (Kraus end bulb)
Oval meissner's corpuscle with complex network of lamellar cells within, and connected to, nerve
Skin sensory receptor (Meissner's corpuscle)
Merkel disk with extended neural fibre branched with Merkel endings
Skin sensory receptor (Merkel disk)
Spindle-shaped Ruffini ending with enlarged dendritic endings
Skin sensory receptor (Ruffini ending)
Supporting cell (inner ear)
Supporting cell (inner ear)
Supporting cell (inner ear, crista ampullaris)
Supporting cell (inner ear, crista ampullaris)
Unipolar neuron with cell body and branching axon arbors
Unipolar neuron
Vestibular nerve ending (long, type 1)
Vestibular nerve ending (long, type 1)
Vestibular nerve ending (long, type 1, curved)
Vestibular nerve ending (long, type 1, curved)
Vestibular nerve ending (long, type 2)
Vestibular nerve ending (long, type 2)
Vestibular nerve ending (long, type 2, curved)
Vestibular nerve ending (long, type 2, curved)
Vestibular nerve ending (short, type 1)
Vestibular nerve ending (short, type 1)
Vestibular nerve ending (short, type 1, curved)
Vestibular nerve ending (short, type 1, curved)
Vestibular nerve ending (short, type 2)
Vestibular nerve ending (short, type 2)
Vestibular nerve ending (short, type 2, curved)
Vestibular nerve ending (short, type 2, curved)
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