Aquaporin-4 expression in post-traumatic syringomyelia.

  title={Aquaporin-4 expression in post-traumatic syringomyelia.},
  author={S Hemley and Lynne E Bilston and Shaokoon Cheng and Jing Ning Chan and Matthew Stoodley},
  journal={Journal of neurotrauma},
  volume={30 16},
Aquaporin-4 (AQP4) is an astroglial water channel protein that plays an important role in the transmembrane movement of water within the central nervous system. AQP4 has been implicated in numerous pathological conditions involving abnormal fluid accumulation, including spinal cord edema following traumatic injury. AQP4 has not been studied in post… CONTINUE READING