Repair for Damaged Myelin?

February 2010
PN;Feb2010, Vol. 64 Issue 2, p59
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The article reports on the release of a new data showing mice's remyelination of damage axons received treatment with glatiramer acetate in the U.S. Authors of the study remark that since damaged myelin can cause many symptoms of multiple sclerosis (MS), to fix it might repair function to impaired nerve axons. In the 28-day murine and in vitro study, glatiramer acetate treatment boosted remyelination and oligodendrogenesis.


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