Neurite-Promoting Factors for Spinal Neurons

  • Christopher E. Henderson
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Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (volume 2)


The interaction between skeletal muscle and spinal motoneuron at the developing neuromuscular junction was one of the first in the nervous system for which a role for a trophic factor was proposed (1), and yet the molecules involved in this inter-cellular communication remain, even now, poorly characterized.


Spinal Cord Nerve Growth Factor Conditioned Medium Spinal Neuron Spinal Cord Cell 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christopher E. Henderson
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  1. 1.Neurobiologie MoléculaireInstitut PasteurParis Cedex 15France

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