Schwann cells

Are myelin and axons 'talking' to each other — and what are they saying?

posted on July 1, 2011 - 3:52pm
MDA-supported research in Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease is focused on figuring out what goes wrong at the molecular level in CMT-affected axons or the myelin sheaths that surround them, rather than on attempting to fix the problem directly or preserving nerve function in spite of it. A central theme emerging from the last decade of research is that myelin and axons require constant signals from...
posted on September 1, 2008 - 12:28pm
QUEST Vol. 15, No. 5
This article contains items about: Duchenne muscular dystrophy, Becker muscular dystrophy, limb-girdle muscular dystrophy, Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease