The term ependyma refers to a single layer of cuboidal cells that lines the ventricles of brain, the cerebral aqueduct, and the central canal of the spinal cord; it originates from the ependymal layer of the neural tube ( Carpenter-1983 ). see also subependymal zone.

Also known as: No other name for this structure has appeared in PubMed.NeuroNames ID : 1856

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