- Characterization of the axon initial segment (AIS) of motor neurons and identification of a para-AIS and a juxtapara-AIS, organized by protein 4.1BAmandine Duflocq
INSERM UMRS 952, 9 Quai St Bernard, F 75005, Paris, France
BMC Biol 9:66. 2011..after the AIS, another question then arises as to how would the axon be organized at its first myelin attachment site; since AISs are different from nodes of Ranvier, would this particular axonal region resemble a hemi-node of Ranvier?..
- Nav1.1 is predominantly expressed in nodes of Ranvier and axon initial segmentsAmandine Duflocq
UPMC Univ Paris 06, UMR 7101, Paris, France
Mol Cell Neurosci 39:180-92. 2008..This novel distribution suggests that Nav1.1 is involved in the control of action potential generation and propagation...