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Facilitated-Establishment of Contacts and Synapses in Neuronal Cultures: Ganglioside-Mediated Neurite Sprouting and Outgrowth

  • P. E. Spoerri
Part of the FIDIA Research Series book series (FIDIA, volume 6)

Abstract

Gangliosides are natural components of the neuronal membranes, and their addition to cultures of cells of neural origin, or administration to animal with neurolesions was shown to modulate cell growth and differentiation, nerve regeneration and reinnervation (see the review by Ledeen, 1984).

Keywords

Superior Cervical Ganglion Straight Arrow Presynaptic Element Mature Synapse Developmental Neuroscience 
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Abbreviations

CNS

central nervous system

NGF

nerve grouth factor

FCS

fetal calf serum

GABA

γ-aminobutyric acid

BME

eagle’s basal medium

SCG

superior cervical ganglion

cAMP

adenosine 3’, 5’-cyclic monophosphate.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. E. Spoerri
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgeryUniversity of GöttingenGöttingenFederal Republic of Germany

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