Growing corticospinal axons by-pass lesions of neonatal rat spinal cord.


The anterograde transport of horseradish peroxidase was used to label newly growing corticospinal axons after they had entered lesioned regions of the neonatal rat spinal cord. Two types of lesions were made at thoracic and lumbar levels before the arrival of the first corticospinal axons. (1) Thermal lesions were produced by the brief application of a… (More)


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