A mechanism for closing a nerve cell’s channels can instantly shift from slow gear to slamming the door shut
Institute scientists discover an entirely new form of transportation inside nerve cells
Embryonic nerve cells must be "in shape" to get where they're going
Nerve cell need long-distance messengers to carry calls for help following injury
Injured nerves use a unique "track and engine" system to get their message to the nerve cell center
A faulty wheel in nerve cell "carriages" might be responsible for tangled axons in Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases...
The accomplishment by Minnesota scientists, based on information gathered...
A deadly killer could be a life-saver in disguise