Expression and role of neuroglobin in rats with sepsis-associated encephalopathy.

@article{Zhang2014ExpressionAR,
  title={Expression and role of neuroglobin in rats with sepsis-associated encephalopathy.},
  author={Lina Zhang and Yu-hang Ai and Hua Yao Gong and Qu-lian Guo and Li Huang and Zhi-yong Liu and Bo Yao},
  journal={Critical care medicine},
  year={2014},
  volume={42 1},
  pages={
          e12-21
        }
}
OBJECTIVES To determine the role of neuroglobin in the pathology of sepsis-associated encephalopathy and ascertain if neuroglobin has any protective effects against sepsis-associated encephalopathy. DESIGN Randomized laboratory animal study. SETTING Research university animal laboratory. SUBJECTS Two hundred and forty adult male Sprague-Dawley rats. INTERVENTIONS Rats received cecal puncture and ligation (or sham) surgery to induce sepsis, then broken up into groups based on whether or… CONTINUE READING
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