The effects of 2,5-hexanedione on axonal regeneration after nerve crush in the rat

@article{Simonati1983TheEO,
  title={The effects of 2,5-hexanedione on axonal regeneration after nerve crush in the rat},
  author={Alessandro Simonati and Nicol{\'o} Rizzuto and John B. Cavanagh},
  journal={Acta Neuropathologica},
  year={1983},
  volume={59},
  pages={216-224}
}
The pattern of recovery of myelinated axons in the posterior tibial nerve after crushing was studied in rats chronically intoxicated with 2,5-hexanedione. It was given for 2 weeks before curshing (200 mg/kg i.p. 5 times a week) or additionally for two further weeks after the nerve crush. Two animals were examined from each group at approximately, 1, 2, 3, 4… CONTINUE READING