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Neural Plasticity
Volume 2016, Article ID 2932784, 16 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/2932784
Research Article

Direct Spinal Ventral Root Repair following Avulsion: Effectiveness of a New Heterologous Fibrin Sealant on Motoneuron Survival and Regeneration

1Department of Structural and Functional Biology, Institute of Biology, University of Campinas, 13083-030 Campinas, SP, Brazil
2The School of Medicine at Mucuri (FAMMUC), Federal University of Jequitinhonha and Mucuri Valleys (UFVJM), 39803-371 Teófilo Otoni, MG, Brazil
3Department of Tropical Diseases, Botucatu Medical School, São Paulo State University (UNESP), 18618-000 Botucatu, SP, Brazil
4Center for the Study of Venoms and Venomous Animals (CEVAP), São Paulo State University (UNESP), 18610-307 Botucatu, SP, Brazil

Received 7 April 2016; Revised 7 July 2016; Accepted 18 July 2016

Academic Editor: Preston E. Garraghty

Copyright © 2016 Mateus Vidigal de Castro et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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