A novel embolic middle cerebral artery occlusion model induced by thrombus formed in common carotid artery in rat.

@article{Ma2015ANE,
  title={A novel embolic middle cerebral artery occlusion model induced by thrombus formed in common carotid artery in rat.},
  author={Yin-zhong Ma and Li Li and Jun-ke Song and Zi-ran Niu and Hai-Feng Liu and Xiang-Shan Zhou and Fu-Sheng Xie and Guanhua Du},
  journal={Journal of the neurological sciences},
  year={2015},
  volume={359 1-2},
  pages={275-9}
}
Stroke is a major cause of death and disability worldwide. However, treatment options to date are very limited. To meet the need for validating the novel therapeutic approaches and understanding the physiopathology of the ischemic brain injury, experimental stroke models were critical for preclinical research. However, commonly used embolic stroke models… CONTINUE READING