141 Neuroprotective Effect of Erythropoietin in Oxygen-Induced Cell Death in the Immature Brain

@article{Genz2005141NE,
  title={141 Neuroprotective Effect of Erythropoietin in Oxygen-Induced Cell Death in the Immature Brain},
  author={Kerstin Genz and Mark Dzietko and Axel Moysich and Marco Sifringer and Michael Obladen and U Felderhoff-M{\^u}ser},
  journal={Pediatric Research},
  year={2005},
  volume={58},
  pages={378-378}
}
Extremely premature infants often display signs of cognitive and motor dysfunction in later life. Previous studies have shown that neurological deficits may correlate with a loss of brain cells. Until now, hypoxia and inflammation and infection were viewed as the sources of tissue damage. In recent studies, oxygen therapy has been identified as a cause of… CONTINUE READING