compact myelin

The portion of the myelin sheath in which layers of cell membrane are tightly juxtaposed, completely excluding cytoplasm. The juxtaposed cytoplasmic… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Human embryonic stem cells (hESCs) demonstrate remarkable proliferative and developmental capacity. Clinical interest arises from… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Myelination of axons by oligodendrocytes enables rapid impulse propagation in the central nervous system. But long-term… (More)
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2003
2003
Axotomy of nerve fibers leads to the subsequent degeneration of their distal part, a process termed Wallerian degeneration (WD… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Voltage-dependent sodium channels are uniformly distributed along unmyelinated axons, but are highly concentrated at nodes of… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Although traditional roles ascribed to myelinating glial cells are structural and supportive, the importance of compact myelin… (More)
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1999
1999
Plasma membranes are complex arrays of protein and lipid subdomains. Detergent-insoluble, glycosphingolipid/cholesterol-enriched… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Glial cells produce myelin and contribute to axonal morphology in the nervous system. Two myelin membrane proteolipids, PLP and… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
The Schwann cell myelin sheath is a multilamellar structure with distinct structural domains in which different proteins are… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
We have examined the expression of a gap junction protein, connexin32 (Cx32), in Schwann cells and oligodendrocytes. In… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
In a light and electron microscopic immunocytochemical study we have examined the distribution of myelin basic protein (MBP), 2… (More)
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