Journal article

Cometin is a novel neurotrophic factor that promotes neurite outgrowth and neuroblast migration in vitro and supports survival of spiral ganglion neurons in vivo

Jesper Roland Jorgensen, Anette Fransson, Lone Fjord-Larsen, Lachlan H Thompson, Jeffrey P Houchins, Nuno Andrade, Malene Torp, Nisse Kalkkinen, Elisabet Andersson, Olle Lindvall, Mats Ulfendahl, Soren Brunak, Teit E Johansen, Lars U Wahlberg

Experimental Neurology | ACADEMIC PRESS INC ELSEVIER SCIENCE | Published : 2012

University of Melbourne Researchers


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Funding Acknowledgements

The authors would like to thank Birgitte Romme Lisdorf, Gunilla Ronnholm, Hanne Fosmark, Helle Nymark and Juliano Olsen for excellent technical help. JRJ, LFL, NA, MT, OL and LUW are supported both by ARISE (FP7-201024) and NeuroStemCell (FP7-222943). EA is also supported by EuroStemCell. AF and MU are funded by the Swedish Research Council (2007-3609 and 2010-7209), the Foundation Tysta Skolan, the Stockholm County Council CALF projects 20050538 and 20060165) and in part by the Swedish Council for Working Life and Social Research through the FAS Center program Hearing Disabilities in Working Life and Society.