Anatomical and Functional Characteristics of Transplanted Monoaminergic Neurons in Paraplegic Rats

  • Minerva Giménez y Ribotta
  • Christelle Roudet
  • Alain Privat
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 429)

Abstract

The transplantation of embryonic tissue in the CNS has been used as a strategy for reducing deficits associated with degenerative diseases and for promoting functional recovery after brain or spinal cord injury (Fisher and Gage, 1993; Freed, 1993; Goldberger et al., 1993a; Nishino 1993).

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Spinal Cord Spinal Cord Injury Intact Animal Spinal Cord Transection Monoaminergic Neuron 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Minerva Giménez y Ribotta
    • 1
  • Christelle Roudet
    • 1
  • Alain Privat
    • 1
  1. 1.INSERM U. 336, Developpement Plasticité et Vieillissement du Système NerveuxUniversité Montpellier II.MontpellierFrance

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