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Science 322 (5903): 869-872

Copyright © 2008 by the American Association for the Advancement of Science

NEUROSCIENCE:
Overcoming Inhibitions

Woo-Yang Kim and William D. Snider

Two reasons why injured neurons of the central nervous system fail to regenerate are inhibition by myelin proteins and a signaling pathway that blocks axon growth.


Neuroscience Center, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA. E-mail: william_snider{at}med.unc.edu


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