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New dedicated Neuroscience Research Building

Bringing together more than 100 research teams to help solve the brain’s mysteries.

Publications

Satellite glial cells promote regenerative growth in sensory neurons

In a new paper, Valeria Cavalli’s lab describes the key role of a relatively poorly studied type of glial cells, satellite glial cells (SGC), in nerve repair.

drawing of the sciatic nerve being injured with a zoom in on ppar alpha, phospholipids, fasn, and palmitic acid highlighted

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Our city will surprise you

St. Louis is an affordable, family- and foodie-friendly city with amazing green spaces and incredible cultural activities.