Low Energy Laser Irradiation Prevents the Early Morphological and Electrophysiological Effects of Optic Nerve Injury

  • M. Rosner
  • M. Belkin
  • M. Erlich
  • J. Friedman
  • M. Schwartz
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Abstract

The present study provides evidence that low-energy laser irradiation causes, at least temporary prevention of degeneration of mammalian central nervous system (CNS) axons after moderate compression injury.

Keywords

Clay Neurol Congo Riol 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Rosner
    • 1
    • 2
  • M. Belkin
    • 1
    • 2
  • M. Erlich
    • 1
    • 2
  • J. Friedman
    • 1
    • 2
  • M. Schwartz
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Goldschleger Eye Research Institute, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Sheba Medical CenterTel-Avive UniversityTel-HashomerIsrael
  2. 2.Neurobiology DepartmentWeizmann Institute of ScienceRehovotIsrael

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