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Like Mountaineers, Nerves Need Expert Guidance to Find Their Way

News   Mar 25, 2019 | Original story by the Salk Institute

 
Like Mountaineers, Nerves Need Expert Guidance to Find Their Way

Left: Motor neurons (green) exit the spinal cord (red) and enter the periphery of the body to connect with muscles. Right: Motor neurons (white arrow) without the guidance of p190 are trapped within the spinal cord. Credit: Salk Institute.

 
 
 

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