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Effect of Tetrapeptide Cortagen on Regeneration of Sciatic Nerve

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Intramuscular injection of 10 g/kg cortagen to rats during 10 days after transsection and suturing of the sciatic nerve increased the growth rate and conduction velocity in the regenerating nerve fibers by 27% and 40%, respectively.

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Turchaninova, L.N., Kolosova, L.I., Malinin, V.V. et al. Effect of Tetrapeptide Cortagen on Regeneration of Sciatic Nerve. Bulletin of Experimental Biology and Medicine 130, 1172–1174 (2000).

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