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Synaptic Safety Mechanism Boosts Resilience to ALS in Mice

News   May 12, 2020 | Original story from the University of California San Francisco

 
Synaptic Safety Mechanism Boosts Resilience to ALS in Mice

Spinal cord neurons (purple) in mice with ALS suffer degeneration and glia infiltration (yellow) twice as fast when a synaptic repair mechanism is removed (right), compared to when it is intact (left). Credit: Davis Lab/UCSF

 
 
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