axonal transport

In amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, abnormal clumps containing the TDP43 protein may originate in one part of brain or spinal cord and spread to other parts

Posted on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 - 16:47, By: Amy Madsen
A team of researchers based at institutions in the United States and Germany has described the path amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) appears to take as it progresses through different areas of the central nervous system (the brain and spinal cord).