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PRG3 Promotes Neural Regeneration

Researchers here identify a protein that increases regeneration in the central nervous system following injury, or to restore lost plasticity and ability to adapt in later life. Spurring greater regrowth of damaged nerves is of great interest to the research community, and a range of approaches are underway at various stages of development. Despite promising results in animal studies so far the practical outcomes for human medicine are all fairly marginal, however.
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