Neurobiology of Disease


Date: April 28, 2008 (Monday)
Time: 10 a.m.
Theme: Regeneration and repair: brain and spinal cord trauma
Module: Overview
Session: Regeneration and repair after spinal cord injury
Instructor: Steward (visiting faculty)
Description: Oswald Steward from the Christopher Reeve—Irvine research center at UC Irvine will discuss the promotion of nerve regeneration in the injured spinal cord using examples from his own work, and from the center at UC Irvine.
  1. Thuret et al (2006). Therapeutic interventions after spinal cord injury.
    Nature Rev Neurosci 7, 628-643.
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Background Readings:
  1. Harel and Strittmatter (2006). Can regenerating axons recapitulate developmental guidance during recovery from spinal cord injury?
    Nature Rev Neurosci 7, 603-616.
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  2. Yiu and He (2006). Glial inhibition of CNS axon regeneration.
    Nature Rev Neurosci 7, 617-627.
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