Tacrolimus ( FK 506 ) Limits Accumulation of Granulocytes and Platelets and Protects against Brain Damage after Transient Focal Cerebral Ischemia in Rat

@inproceedings{Noto2007TacrolimusF,
  title={Tacrolimus ( FK 506 ) Limits Accumulation of Granulocytes and Platelets and Protects against Brain Damage after Transient Focal Cerebral Ischemia in Rat},
  author={Takahisa Noto and Yasuhisa FURUICHI and Masayuki ISHIYE and Nobuya MATSUOKA and Ichiro Aramori and Seitaro Mutoh and Takehiko YANAGIHARA},
  year={2007}
}
  • Takahisa Noto, Yasuhisa FURUICHI, +4 authors Takehiko YANAGIHARA
  • Published 2007
disability and death in later life. The primary aim of therapeutic intervention for cerebral ischemia is to reduce the volume of brain damage and thus to minimize the neurological impairment. Because neuronal degeneration after cerebral ischemia can progress rapidly and is often irreversible, the benefit of effective pharmacological intervention is quite limited at present. The only medication proven to be effective and widely used at the acute stage of human stroke is tissue plasminogen… CONTINUE READING