G Raisman

Summary

Affiliation: National Institute for Medical Research
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of Schwann cells to induce repair of adult CNS tracts
    G Raisman
    Norman and Sadie Lee Research Centre, Division of Neurobiology, UK
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 153:521-5. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Improved post-embedding immunocytochemistry of myelinated nervous tissue for electron microscopy
    E M Hirst
    Division of Neurobiology, National Institute for Medical Research, London, UK
    J Neurosci Methods 95:151-8. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Olfactory ensheathing cells - another miracle cure for spinal cord injury?
    G Raisman
    Division of Neurobiology, Norman and Sadie Lee Research Centre, National Institute for Medical Research, Medical Research Council, London NW7 1AA, UK
    Nat Rev Neurosci 2:369-75. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Ensheathment of the olfactory nerves in the adult rat
    Pm Field
    Division of Neurobiology, Norman and Sadie Lee Research Centre, National Institute for Medical Research, MRC, London, UK
    J Neurocytol 32:317-24. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint After facial nerve damage, regenerating axons become aberrant throughout the length of the nerve and not only at the site of the lesion: an experimental study
    D Choi
    Division of Neurobiology, National Institute for Medical Research, London UK
    Br J Neurosurg 18:45-8. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Immune rejection of a facial nerve xenograft does not prevent regeneration and the return of function: an experimental study
    D Choi
    The Division of Neurobiology, National Institute for Medical Research, The Ridgeway, Mill Hill, London NW7 1AA, UK
    Neuroscience 121:501-7. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Fluorescent retrograde neuronal tracers that label the rat facial nucleus: a comparison of Fast Blue, Fluoro-ruby, Fluoro-emerald, Fluoro-Gold and DiI
    D Choi
    Division of Neurobiology, National Institute for Medical Research, Mill Hill, NW7 1AA, London, UK
    J Neurosci Methods 117:167-72. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint How do transplanted olfactory ensheathing cells restore function?
    N Keyvan-Fouladi
    Norman and Sadie Lee Research Centre, Division of Neurobiology, National Institute for Medical Research, MRC, The Ridgeway Mill Hill, London NW7 1AA, UK
    Brain Res Brain Res Rev 40:325-7. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Signalling by the RET receptor tyrosine kinase and its role in the development of the mammalian enteric nervous system
    S Taraviras
    Divisions of Developmental Neurobiology and Neurobiology, MRC, National Institute for Medical Research, The Ridgeway, Mill Hill, London, NW7 1AA, UK
    Development 126:2785-97. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Repair of spinal cord injury: ripples of an incoming tide, or how I spent my first 40 years in research
    G Raisman
    Spinal Repair Unit, Institute of Neurology, University College London, London, UK
    Spinal Cord 44:406-13. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint Use of Schwann cells to induce repair of adult CNS tracts
    G Raisman
    Norman and Sadie Lee Research Centre, Division of Neurobiology, UK
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 153:521-5. 1997
    ..e. by making appropriate choices from a wide range of destinations. Therefore the effectiveness of a Schwann cell "bridging" repair must depend upon the self-organising capacity of the adult CNS (e.g. Florence et al., 1996)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Improved post-embedding immunocytochemistry of myelinated nervous tissue for electron microscopy
    E M Hirst
    Division of Neurobiology, National Institute for Medical Research, London, UK
    J Neurosci Methods 95:151-8. 2000
    ..Using Lowicryl HM20, we have been able to obtain satisfactory immunostaining for myelin basic protein with good retention of structural integrity in the myelin of both normal and lesioned adult cortico spinal tract...
  3. ncbi request reprint Olfactory ensheathing cells - another miracle cure for spinal cord injury?
    G Raisman
    Division of Neurobiology, Norman and Sadie Lee Research Centre, National Institute for Medical Research, Medical Research Council, London NW7 1AA, UK
    Nat Rev Neurosci 2:369-75. 2001
    ..the spinal cord? What are olfactory ensheathing cells, and how might they produce these beneficial effects? And more generally, what do we mean by spinal cord injury? To what extent can we compare repair in an animal to repair in a human?..
  4. ncbi request reprint Ensheathment of the olfactory nerves in the adult rat
    Pm Field
    Division of Neurobiology, Norman and Sadie Lee Research Centre, National Institute for Medical Research, MRC, London, UK
    J Neurocytol 32:317-24. 2003
    ..This paper illustrates the unique ultrastructural features of this ensheathment...
  5. ncbi request reprint After facial nerve damage, regenerating axons become aberrant throughout the length of the nerve and not only at the site of the lesion: an experimental study
    D Choi
    Division of Neurobiology, National Institute for Medical Research, London UK
    Br J Neurosurg 18:45-8. 2004
    ..Future strategies aimed at improving the organization of regeneration need to provide guidance cues not only at the site of the lesion as previously thought, but also throughout the length of the nerve...
  6. ncbi request reprint Immune rejection of a facial nerve xenograft does not prevent regeneration and the return of function: an experimental study
    D Choi
    The Division of Neurobiology, National Institute for Medical Research, The Ridgeway, Mill Hill, London NW7 1AA, UK
    Neuroscience 121:501-7. 2003
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  7. ncbi request reprint Fluorescent retrograde neuronal tracers that label the rat facial nucleus: a comparison of Fast Blue, Fluoro-ruby, Fluoro-emerald, Fluoro-Gold and DiI
    D Choi
    Division of Neurobiology, National Institute for Medical Research, Mill Hill, NW7 1AA, London, UK
    J Neurosci Methods 117:167-72. 2002
    ..All the tracers produced adequate cell labelling after 1 week from nerve application. This labelling persisted for up to 8 weeks for most tracers except FG, which did not produce satisfactory labelling at 8 weeks...
  8. ncbi request reprint How do transplanted olfactory ensheathing cells restore function?
    N Keyvan-Fouladi
    Norman and Sadie Lee Research Centre, Division of Neurobiology, National Institute for Medical Research, MRC, The Ridgeway Mill Hill, London NW7 1AA, UK
    Brain Res Brain Res Rev 40:325-7. 2002
    ..The present interpretation on the mechanisms of functional recovery is partly hypothetical, and we emphasize where further experimental evidence is needed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Signalling by the RET receptor tyrosine kinase and its role in the development of the mammalian enteric nervous system
    S Taraviras
    Divisions of Developmental Neurobiology and Neurobiology, MRC, National Institute for Medical Research, The Ridgeway, Mill Hill, London, NW7 1AA, UK
    Development 126:2785-97. 1999
    ..We suggest that normal function of the RET RTK is required in vivo during early stages of ENS histogenesis for the survival of undifferentiated enteric NC and their derivatives...
  10. ncbi request reprint Repair of spinal cord injury: ripples of an incoming tide, or how I spent my first 40 years in research
    G Raisman
    Spinal Repair Unit, Institute of Neurology, University College London, London, UK
    Spinal Cord 44:406-13. 2006
    ..The transplants re-opened scarred glial pathways, allowed the regeneration of severed nerve fibres, and the restoration of various functions, including paw reaching, climbing, and supraspinal respiratory impulses to the phrenic nerve...
  11. doi request reprint Olfactory ensheathing cells in the nasal mucosa of the rat and human
    D Choi
    Institute of Neurology, UCL, London, UK
    Br J Neurosurg 22:301-2. 2008
    ..The olfactory mucosa is likely to be a convenient source for these cells in future clinical studies of CNS repair...
  12. doi request reprint Transplanted olfactory ensheathing cells incorporated into the optic nerve head ensheathe retinal ganglion cell axons: possible relevance to glaucoma
    Y Li
    Spinal Repair Unit, UCL Institute of Neurology, Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    Neurosci Lett 440:251-4. 2008
    ..The incorporation of olfactory ensheathing cells in the optic nerve head may suggest future possibilities for protection of the axons in this vulnerable region from mechanical damage, as in the raised intraocular pressure of glaucoma...