Axon

Known as: axone, neuraxons, neuraxon 
The long process of a neuron that conducts nerve impulses, usually away from the cell body to the terminals and varicosities, which are sites of… (More)
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1936-2017
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2017
Review
2017
The early motor manifestations of sporadic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), while rarely documented, reflect failure of… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
High-resolution serial-section electron microscopy (ssEM) makes it possible to investigate the dense meshwork of axons, dendrites… (More)
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Oligodendrocytes are the myelinating glia of the central nervous system. Myelination of axons allows rapid saltatory conduction… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Naturally occurring axonal pruning and neuronal cell death help to sculpt neuronal connections during development, but their… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Both axon and myelin degeneration have significant impact on the long-term disability of patients with white matter disorder… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
To understand the functional significance and mechanisms of action in the CNS of endogenous and exogenous cannabinoids, it is… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The nature of information stemming from a single neuron and conveyed simultaneously to several hundred target neurons is not… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
In vertebrates, commissural axons pioneer a circumferential pathway to the floor plate at the ventral midline of the embryonic… (More)
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1962
Highly Cited
1962
To electronically simulate an animal nerve axon, the authors made an active pulse transmission line using tunnel diodes. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
1952
Highly Cited
1952
Loligo through the membrane of the giant axon of Currents carried by sodium and potassium ions 
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