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Drug Spurs Neuron Growth in Mice with Chronic Spinal Cord Injury
A protein duo increases transcription of growth-related genes to enhance axon regeneration and boost plasticity, a study finds—but fails to improve mobility.
Drug Spurs Neuron Growth in Mice with Chronic Spinal Cord Injury
Drug Spurs Neuron Growth in Mice with Chronic Spinal Cord Injury

A protein duo increases transcription of growth-related genes to enhance axon regeneration and boost plasticity, a study finds—but fails to improve mobility.

A protein duo increases transcription of growth-related genes to enhance axon regeneration and boost plasticity, a study finds—but fails to improve mobility.

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