Laboratory Animal Day - Zebrafish at MPL

The 24th of April is World Day for Laboratory Animals and we would like to take this opportunity to introduce the zebrafish Danio rerio, which makes…

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Peview in Developmental Cell

We have been invited to write a preview about an exciting new study in the journal Developmental Cell, which reports an astonishingly high ability in…

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Paper in the journal STAR Protocols

New publication in the journal STAR Protocols. Congratulations to joint first-authors Nora John and Julia Kolb!

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Review on spinal cord regeneration

Our group has published a comprehensive review on axon regeneration after spinal cord injury in the journal Cells. We discuss the current knowledge…

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Paper on spinal cord regeneration in Developmental Cell

Our group has just published their latest work on spinal cord regeneration in Developmental Cell. We show that in the regeneration-competent…

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When severed spinal cord grows back together again

After an injury to the spinal cord, patients often remain paralysed because damaged nerve tracts do not regrow due to the formation of scar tissue.…

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