neuropoiesis etymology

English word neuropoiesis comes from English neuro-, English -poiesis (Production, creation or formation.)

Detailed word origin of neuropoiesis

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
neuro- English (eng) Forming compound words relating to nerves, nerve tissue, or the nervous system.
-poiesis English (eng) Production, creation or formation.
neuropoiesis English (eng) The process by which neural stem cells differentiate to form mature neurons, astrocytes, and oligodendrocytes in the adult mammal.

Words with the same origin as neuropoiesis

Descendants of neuro-
neurobiology neurobrucellosis neurochemical neurofibromatosis neurogenic neurohypnology neuroinformation neurologist neuroma neuroscience neuroscientist neurosecretion neurosemantics neurosis neurosteroid neurosurgeon neurosurgery neurosurgical neurotheological neurotic neurotoxicology neurotoxin neurotransmitter neurovascular neuroweapon
Descendants of -poiesis
angiopoiesis cardiopoiesis chylopoiesis erythropoiesis ethnopoiesis galactopoiesis haematopoiesis haemopoiesis hematopoiesis hemopoiesis leukopoiesis mammopoiesis monopoiesis myelopoiesis mythopoiesis thrombopoiesis thymopoiesis thymopoietic