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A LMN receives input from many sources, including the upper motor neuron, the secondary motor tracts deep in the brain and cerebellum, and from sensors throughout the body (especially those from the particular area that a particular LMN supplies).
Based on our previous results in stimulating nerve regeneration in the long motor tracts of the spinal cord (as published in the November 9, 1999 issue of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences), we are very excited at the prospect that Inosine may eventually prove to be an effective regenerative therapy for stroke," added Dr.
amp;uot;As documented in an article published in the November 9,1999 issue of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), stimulation of this enzyme by Inosine appears to be far more effective in stimulating axon growth in the motor tracts of the spinal cord following experimental injury than the use of antibodies to counteract the natural axon growth inhibitor, Nogo.