Inflammation processes in perinatal brain damage

V Degos, G Favrais, AM Kaindl, SAJ Peineau, AM Guerrot, C Verney, P Gressens

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Once viewed as an isolated, immune-privileged organ, the central nervous system has undergone a conceptual change. Neuroinflammation has moved into the focus of research work regarding pathomechanisms underlying perinatal brain damage. In this review, we provide an overview of current concepts regarding perinatal brain damage and the role of inflammation in the disease pathomechanism.
Translated title of the contributionInflammation processes in perinatal brain damage
Original languageEnglish
JournalJournal of Neural Transmission
Publication statusPublished - 2010

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Other: Received: 9 February 2010 / Accepted: 18 April 2010


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