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Neuroplasticity

Defined as the formation of new axonal
connections after central nervous system injury.

2

4 types of growth inhibitors

myelin inhibitors: NOGO A, OMgp, MAG
glial cell: GSPGs

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3 promising treatments for spinal cord injury

1. BLOCK NOGO
2. Rehab/locomotor training
3. Chondroitinase+? (serotonin)
4. Electrical stimulation