Schwann Cells

Known as: Neurilemmal cell, Cells, Schwann, Peripheral glial cell 
Supporting cells of the peripheral nervous system that form the myelin sheaths of peripheral nervous system axons.
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Pre-diabetes and diabetes are a global epidemic, and the associated neuropathic complications create a substantial burden on both… (More)
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Peripheral nerves contain large myelinated and small unmyelinated (Remak) fibers that perform different functions. The choice to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Bone marrow stromal cells (MSC) are multipotent stem cells that differentiate into cells of the mesodermal lineage. Although… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The presence of protein aggregates in the nervous system is associated with various pathological conditions, yet their… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
The signalling system comprising the ligand Neuregulin-1, and its receptors, ErbB2 and ErbB3, plays multiple and important roles… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Sensory axons become functional late in development when Schwann cells (SC) stop proliferating and differentiate into distinct… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Schwann cells (SC) have been shown to promote regeneration in both the peripheral and central nervous systems. In this study we… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Partial denervation or paralysis with botulinum toxin, manipulations that induce sprouting of nerve terminals in muscle, also… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
We have characterized a cell, the Schwann cell precursor, that represents a distinct intermediate differentiation stage in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
To facilitate the development of autologous transplantation techniques with which to test the ability of Schwann cell (ScC… (More)
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