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paranode region of axon

Known as: paranode 
An axon part that is located adjacent to the nodes of Ranvier and surrounded by lateral loop portions of myelin sheath. [GOC:mah, GOC:mh… 
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Paranodal axo‐glial junctions are important for ion channel clustering and rapid action potential propagation in myelinated nerve… 
Review
2003
Review
2003
Efficient and rapid propagation of action potentials in myelinated axons depends on the molecular specialization of the nodes of… 
Review
2003
Review
2003
The last few years has seen a revolution in our understanding of glial cells. We now know that astrocytes, in addition to mopping… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Human nerve fibers exhibit a distinct pattern of threshold fluctuation following a single action potential known as the recovery… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Although both Schwann cells and oligodendrocytes express connexin32 (Cx32), the loss of this connexin causes demyelination only… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Myelinated axons are divided into four distinct regions: the node of Ranvier, paranode, juxtaparanode, and internode, each of… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The distribution and function of Shaker-related K+ channels were studied with immunofluorescence and electrophysiology in sciatic… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
SummaryThe axonal patterns of Guillain-Barré syndrome, associated in many cases with antecedentCampylobacter jejuni infection… 
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
1. A study has been made of the ionic currents in voltage‐clamped single rabbit nodes of Ranvier at 22‐26 degrees C both under…