Modulating astrogliosis after neurotrauma.

  title={Modulating astrogliosis after neurotrauma.},
  author={John McGraw and Gordon W Hiebert and John D. Steeves},
  journal={Journal of neuroscience research},
  volume={63 2},
Traumatic injury to the adult central nervous system (CNS) results in a rapid response from resident astrocytes, a process often referred to as reactive astrogliosis or glial scarring. The robust formation of the glial scar and its associated extracellular matrix (ECM) molecules have been suggested to interfere with any subsequent neural repair or CNS… CONTINUE READING