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Distal Axonopathies

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Effects of Specific Antibodies on MS Neurodegeneration to Be Presented at
The pattern of neuronal damage, where preferential damage was observed in distal relative axons instead of proximal axons of the VSCT, is consistent with “dying back” axonopathy, a common response of neurons to toxicity or metabolic disturbances.
Brentuximab vedotin: axonal microtubule's Apollyon
Similarly to other CIPN, BV-induced PN is characterized by a length-dependent axonopathy, with early changes occurring at the distal sites and ensuing spread to more proximal locations, a pattern coherent with the dying back model. At variance with ...
Vanderbilt Study Shows That First Signs of Glaucoma Injury Occur In The Brain
Distal Axonopathy with Structural Persistence in Glaucomatous Neurodegeneration,” published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences this week, describes recent experiments in which Calkins' laboratory shows that glaucoma is very much ...

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