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According to a study.

Rning Back The Clock for Schwann cellsmyelin – making Schwann cells have the ability every aging Hollywood star would envy: they can become young again. According to a study, the 19th in the May issue of the Journal of Cell Biology have, David B. Parkinson and Take is a protein that the cell understand again in their youth, a finding that could help researchers realize why myelin production slowdowns in some diseases.

The researchers now want to investigate whether c-Jun is involved in diseases where myelin dwindles as Charcot-Marie Tooth disease and Guillain-Barre syndrome. The findings could. Well as indication of multiple sclerosis, in which immune attacks destroy myelin in the central nervous system Unlike Schwann cells, oligodendrocytes, the myelin makers in the central nervous system may not return to an immature state. Whether c-Jun affects oligodendrocyte differentiation is not known.