Withanoside IV improves hindlimb function by facilitating axonal growth and increase in peripheral nervous system myelin level after spinal cord injury.

@article{Nakayama2007WithanosideII,
  title={Withanoside IV improves hindlimb function by facilitating axonal growth and increase in peripheral nervous system myelin level after spinal cord injury.},
  author={Natsuki Nakayama and Chihiro Tohda},
  journal={Neuroscience research},
  year={2007},
  volume={58 2},
  pages={176-82}
}
Although methylprednisolone is the clinically standard medication and almost the only therapy for spinal cord injury (SCI), its effect on functional recovery remains questionable. Transplantation strategies using sources such as neural stem cells and embryonic spinal cord still have some hurdles to overcome before practical applications become available. We… CONTINUE READING