Wednesday, 22 June 2016

Myelination Relies on Mechanical Stimuli Like That Used for Bone Repair, Study finds.

Source Multiple Sclerosis News Today:

Researchers at the University of Buffalo’s Hunter James Kelly Research Institute (HJKRI) discovered that the cells that form myelin in the nervous system respond to mechanical stimulation by activating molecules from a specific pathway, which are transferred to the nucleus, triggering myelination.  Read on.