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reinnervation

 [re″in-er-va´shun]
restoration of nerve function to a part from which it was lost; it may occur spontaneously or be achieved by nerve grafting.

re·in·ner·va·tion

(rē'inĕr-vā'shŭn),
Reestablishment of neural control of a formerly paralyzed muscle or of other effector organ by means of proximal to distal regrowth of nerve fibers, or by sprouting from nearby intact nerve fibers (collateral sprouting).

reinnervation

/re·in·ner·va·tion/ (-in-er-va´shun) restoration of nerve supply to a part from which it has been lost; it may occur spontaneously or by nerve grafting.

re·in·ner·va·tion

(rē-in'ĕr-vā'shŭn)
Restoration of nerve control of a paralyzed muscle or other effector organ by means of regrowth of nerve fibers, either spontaneously or after anastomosis.

reinnervation

restoration of nerve function to a paralysed muscle/group of muscles/limb, following regrowth/regeneration/reanastomosis of subserving nerve fibres

reinnervation

the operation of grafting a viable nerve to restore the nerve supply of an organ or paralyzed muscle.
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It will also invest in research facilities and new research studentships at the university, where Reinnervate founder and chief scientific officer, Professor Stefan Przyborski, will work with the company.
Professor Przyborski established Reinnervate in 2002, to develop new products to improve research into cell development, disease modelling and drug safety screening.
Meanwhile, cell culture technology company Reinnervate has gone on to raise funding of pounds 3 million since receiving its first investment from Northstar in 2006.
In the case of peripheral neuropathies or amputations in which there is no peripheral target to reinnervate, how can the neuropathic pain be reduced or eliminated?
It may contribute to exclude real cases with milder disease, [in which patients] were able to quickly reinnervate affected myotomes," they noted.
Because the patient's disease was worse on his left side, the investigators sought to reinnervate all of the caudate and putamen on the right side.
Results: The results demonstrated that the motor root above the spinal micturition center can be used to reinnervate the bladder, and that the axons can regenerate to at least as far as the pelvic ganglia.
With over 25 years' experience in cell biology with specific interests in cell culture technology, neuroscience and stem cell research, Professor Przyborski is also the founder and Chief Scientific Officer of Reinnervate (now part of ReproCELL Europe), a biotechnology company founded in 2002 as a spinout from Durham University.
CELL culture firm Reinnervate has teamed up with a leading stem cell company to further develop its revolutionary products.
sural nerve) is then harvested and used to reinnervate the affected side.
Reinnervate, which is based at Sedgefield's NETPark, has received the funding which includes pounds 500,000 from the North-east's pounds 125m Finance for Business North East Fund.
Although the peripherally injured chorda tympani nerve usually regenerates to successfully reinnervate taste buds within several weeks, [sup][4] persistent dysgeusia (i.