Influence of Inflammation on Poststroke Plasticity

  title={Influence of Inflammation on Poststroke Plasticity},
  author={Monika Liguz-Lecznar and Malgorzata Kossut},
  booktitle={Neural plasticity},
Age-related brain injuries including stroke are a leading cause of morbidity and mental disability worldwide. Most patients who survive stroke experience some degree of recovery. The restoration of lost functions can be explained by neuronal plasticity, understood as brain ability to reorganize and remodel itself in response to changed environmental requirements. However, stroke triggers a cascade of events which may prevent the normal development of the plastic changes. One of them may be… CONTINUE READING
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