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Growth Cones

Known as: Growth Cone 
Bulbous enlargement of the growing tip of nerve axons and dendrites. They are crucial to neuronal development because of their pathfinding ability… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
ABSTRACT During nervous system development, neurons extend axons to reach their targets and form functional circuits. The faulty… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Nerve growth cones, the dilated tip of developing axons, are equipped with exquisite abilities to sense environmental cues and to… Expand
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Review
2009
Review
2009
The central component in the road trip of axon guidance is the growth cone, a dynamic structure that is located at the tip of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Growth cones contain mRNAs, translation machinery, and, as we report here, protein degradation machinery. We show that isolated… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Development of the nervous system depends on the correct pathfinding and target recognition by the growing tip of an axon, the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Netrin-1 is known to function as a chemoattractant for several classes of developing axons and as a chemorepellent for other… Expand
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Review
1996
Review
1996
I am very grateful to all the participants for helpful comments and suggestions. I would like to thank D. Wilkinson, J. Lerma, M… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Repulsive guidance cues can steer neuronal growth cones during development and prevent mature axons from regenerating. We have… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
In addition to its expression on subsets of axons, grasshopper Semaphorin I (Sema I, previously called Fasciclin [Fas] IV) is… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Actions of cytochalasin B (CB) on cytoskeletons and motility of growth cones from cultured Aplysia neurons were studied using a… Expand
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