Peripheral nerve regeneration with conduits: use of vein tubes

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Sabongi, Rodrigo Guerra; Fernandes, Marcela; dos Santos, João Baptista Gomes;
(2015)
  • Publisher: Medknow Publications
  • Journal: Neural Regeneration Research,volume 10,issue 4,pages529-533 (issn: 1673-5374, eissn: 1876-7958)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4424734, doi: 10.4103/1673-5374.155428
  • Subject: nerve conduit | elastin-like proteins | Neurology. Diseases of the nervous system | FGF | regeneration | propriospinal detours | EGF | cell-adhesive ligands | CCN4 | neuron | apoptosis | AMPK | diabetes mellitus | psychiatric | autografts | propriospinal system | neural repair | fiber sprouting | nerve growth factor | Alzheimer′s disease | peripheral nerve injury | nerve regeneration | Invited Review | biomaterials | IGF-1 | WISP1 | nerve graft | erythropoietin | spinal cord injury | stem cells | L1CAM | autophagy | neural plasticity | EPO | dorsal root ganglia | RC346-429 | Wallerian degeneration | central nervous system | veins | neurotrophic factors | mTOR | neuropathy | compensation | Wnt | oxidative stress

Treatment of peripheral nerve injuries remains a challenge to modern medicine due to the complexity of the neurobiological nerve regenerating process. There is a greater challenge when the transected nerve ends are not amenable to primary end-to-end tensionless neurorra... View more
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