Neuropharmacology & Neurotherapeutics
Peripheral neuropathies: treatment with neurotrophic factors
Neurotrophic factors play an important role in the survival and maintenance of neurons. There are considerable experimental data on various neurotrophic factors in relation to peripheral neuropathies, which forms the basis of therapeutic interventions. There is some evidence of efficacy of neurotrophic factors in diabetic neuropathy in clinical trials and in anticancer agent-induced peripheral neuropathy, but no further clinical trials in are progress.
Aug. 31, 2021