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Myelin Sheath

Known as: Sheath, Myelin, Myelin Sheaths, Sheaths, Myelin 
The lipid-rich sheath surrounding AXONS in both the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEMS and PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM. The myelin sheath is an electrical… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
In the management of neurological diseases, the identification and quantification of axonal damage could allow for the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Summary Oligodendrocyte precursors (OPs) continue to proliferate and generate myelinating oligodendrocytes (OLs) well into… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
In the nervous system of vertebrates, myelination is essential for rapid and accurate impulse conduction. Myelin thickness… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
A hypothetical model of Alzheimer's disease (AD) as a uniquely human brain disorder rooted in its exceptional process of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is an inflammatory demyelinating disease of the central nervous system that causes motor, sensory, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The molecular mechanisms underlying myelin sheath destruction in multiple sclerosis lesions remain unresolved. With immunogold… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Glial cells produce myelin and contribute to axonal morphology in the nervous system. Two myelin membrane proteolipids, PLP and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
We exploit the intrinsic difference in magnetic resonance spin-spin relaxation time, T2, between water associated with myelin… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
We applied trains of focal, rapid-rate transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) to the motor cortex of 14 healthy volunteers with… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Recombinant human tumor necrosis factor (rhTNF) has been tested for its effect on myelinated cultures of mouse spinal cord tissue… Expand
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