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paranodal junction

Known as: axoglial septate junction, paranodal axoglial junction, paranodal septate junction 
A highly specialized cell-cell junction found in vertebrates, which forms between a neuron and a glial cell, and has structural similarity to… 
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Review
2015
Review
2015
Mounting evidence suggests that autoantibodies contribute to the pathogenesis of demyelination in the PNS and CNS. Rapid reversal… 
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
We have used fluorescent dextran tracers to test the tightness of the paranodal junction of living or fixed myelinated fibers in… 
Review
2009
Review
2009
  • J. Rosenbluth
  • Journal of neuroscience research
  • 2009
  • Corpus ID: 19759486
Myelin sheaths include an extraordinary structure, the “paranodal axoglial junction” (PNJ), which attaches the sheath to the axon… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Paranodal junctions of myelinated nerve fibers are important for saltatory conduction and function as paracellular and membrane… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Action potential conduction velocity increases dramatically during early development as axons become myelinated. Integral to this… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The axoglial paranodal junction is essential for the proper localization of ion channels around the node of Ranvier. The… 
Review
2003
Review
2003
Efficient and rapid propagation of action potentials in myelinated axons depends on the molecular specialization of the nodes of… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
An axonal complex of cell adhesion molecules consisting of Caspr and contactin has been found to be essential for the generation… 
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Aims/hypothesis. Insulin and C-peptide exert neuroprotective effects and are deficient in Type I (insulin-dependent) diabetes…