Nicotine modulates neurogenesis in the central canal during experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis.

@article{Gao2015NicotineMN,
  title={Nicotine modulates neurogenesis in the central canal during experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis.},
  author={Zhongwen Gao and Jillian C. Nissen and L Legakis and Stella E. Tsirka},
  journal={Neuroscience},
  year={2015},
  volume={297},
  pages={11-21}
}
Nicotine has been shown to attenuate experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis (EAE) through inhibiting inflammation in microglial populations during the disease course. In this study, we investigated whether nicotine modified the regenerative process in EAE by examining nestin-expressing neural stem cells (NSCs) in the spinal cord, which is the primary… CONTINUE READING