BARRIER MECHANISMS IN THE BRAIN, I. ADULT BRAIN

@article{Saunders1999BARRIERMI,
  title={BARRIER MECHANISMS IN THE BRAIN, I. ADULT BRAIN},
  author={Nr Saunders and Mary Kay Habgood and K. M. Dziegielewska},
  journal={Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology and Physiology},
  year={1999},
  volume={26}
}
1. The adult brain functions within a well‐controlled (internal) environment that is separate from that of the internal environment of the rest of the body as a whole. 
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