Tag Archives: Dr. Binhai Zheng

Spinal cord axon injury location determines neuron’s regenerative fate

A previously unappreciated phenomenon has been reported in which the location of injury to a neuron’s communication wire in the spinal cord — the axon — determines whether the neuron simply stabilizes or attempts to regenerate. The study demonstrates how … Continue reading

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An Important Perspective and Commentary on SCI Research

PERSPECTIVE: Extrinsic inhibitors in axon sprouting and functional recovery after SCI Jessica M Meves, Binhai Zheng Neurosciences Graduate Program, Department of Neurosciences, University of California San Diego, School of Med, 9500 Gilman Drive,MC 0691, LaJolla,CA Meves JM, Zheng B. Neural … Continue reading

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