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H.G.E. Hentschel
Department of Physics
Emory University

Dynamical Mechanisms for Axon Guidance in the Presence of Skeletal Elements

Diffusible and contact chemoattractants have been implicated in the establishment of connections between neurons and their targets in a developing nervous system. We will describe simulations of these mechanisms for a whole sequence of events including nerve guidance, bundling, pathfinding, and debundling of axons with specific reference to the influence of internal skeletal structures on their growth and form.

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