Neurogenesis in adult human brain after traumatic brain injury.

@article{Zheng2013NeurogenesisIA,
  title={Neurogenesis in adult human brain after traumatic brain injury.},
  author={Weiming Zheng and Qichuan Zhuge and Ming Zhong and Gourong Chen and Bei Shao and Hong Wang and Xiaoou Mao and Lin Xie and Kunlin Jin},
  journal={Journal of neurotrauma},
  year={2013},
  volume={30 22},
  pages={1872-80}
}
While much work has been conducted regarding the neurogenesis response to traumatic brain injury (TBI) in rodents, it remains largely unknown whether neurogenesis in adult human brain also responds to TBI in a similar manner. Here, we performed immunocytochemistry on 11 brain specimens from patients with traumatic brain injury, who underwent surgical intervention. We found that expression of neural stem/progenitor cell (NSC) protein markers, including DCX, TUC4, PSA-NCAM, SOX2 and NeuroD, was… CONTINUE READING
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