• Aptamer antagonists of myelin promote axon growth 

    Wang, Yuxuan (2009)
    Myelin of the adult central nervous system (CNS) is one of the major sources of inhibition to axon regeneration following injury. The three known myelin-derived inhibitors (Nogo, MAG, and OMgp) bind with high affinity ...
  • MIF inhibition enhances axon regeneration after spinal cord injury 

    Amsavelu, Akila (2009-05)
    Macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF) is a pro-inflammatory cytokine that regulates a portion of the immune response and that has been implicated in the inhibition of neuronal recovery following spinal cord injury. ...