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  • Shikha Prasad, Ravi K Sajja, Jee Hyun Park, Pooja Naik, Mohammad Abul Kaisar, Luca Cucullo
  • Medicine
  • Fluids and Barriers of the CNS
  • 2015 (First Published: 1 December 2015)
  • BackgroundDiabetes and tobacco smoking are significant public health concerns which have been shown to independently impact the blood–brain barrier (BBB). Since smoking is a risk factor for diabetesContinue Reading
  • Pooja Naik, Ravi K Sajja, Shikha Prasad, Luca Cucullo
  • Biology, Medicine
  • BMC Neuroscience
  • 2015 (First Published: 1 December 2015)
  • BackgroundTobacco smoke (TS) toxicity to the brain microvasculature is still an understudied area till date. NF-E2 related factor (Nrf2) is a key transcription factor responsible for activating theContinue Reading