Transplantation of spider silk constructs enhances axonal regeneration and remyelination in long distance nerve defects in adult sheep

Christine Radtke, Christina Allmeling, Merlin Guggenheim, Kerstin Reimers, Karl-Heinz Waldmann, Thies Kerstin, Henning Schenk & Peter Maria Vogt
Introduction: Peripheral nerve injury is a common and devastating complication after trauma and can cause irreversible impairment or even complete functional loss of the affected limb. While surgical reapposition of peripheral nerve results in some axonal regeneration and functional recovery, the clinical[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]