Amelioration of ischemic brain damage by peritoneal dialysis.


Ischemic stroke is a devastating condition, for which there is still no effective therapy. Acute ischemic stroke is associated with high concentrations of glutamate in the blood and interstitial brain fluid. The inability of the tissue to retain glutamate within the cells of the brain ultimately provokes neuronal death. Increased concentrations of… (More)
DOI: 10.1172/JCI67284


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@article{Godino2013AmeliorationOI, title={Amelioration of ischemic brain damage by peritoneal dialysis.}, author={Mar{\'i}a del Carmen Godino and V{\'i}ctor G. Romera and Jos{\'e} Antonio S{\'a}nchez-Tomero and Jes{\'u}s Pacheco and Santiago Canals and J. L. Lerma and Jos{\'e} Vivancos and Mar{\'i}a {\'A}ngeles Moro and Magdalena Torres and Ignacio Lizasoain and Jos{\'e} S{\'a}nchez-Prieto}, journal={The Journal of clinical investigation}, year={2013}, volume={123 10}, pages={4359-63} }