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Cell. 2014 Dec 18;159(7):1494-6. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2014.12.014.

A new "spin" on recovery after spinal cord injury.

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1
Laboratory for Axon Growth and Regeneration, German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE), Ludwig-Erhard-Allee 2, 53175 Bonn, Germany. Electronic address: andrea.tedeschi@dzne.de.
2
Laboratory for Axon Growth and Regeneration, German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE), Ludwig-Erhard-Allee 2, 53175 Bonn, Germany. Electronic address: frank.bradke@dzne.de.

Abstract

Functional recovery can occur after incomplete spinal cord injury. Takeoka et al. now report that such recovery relies on muscle spindle feedback that is necessary for neuronal circuit remodeling, suggesting novel targets to restore motor functions following spinal cord injuries.

PMID:
25525871
DOI:
10.1016/j.cell.2014.12.014
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