Targeting glia for treatment of neurological disease

Abstract

Translational research in neurological disease has focused on neuronal disorders. Yet, the function of glia is indispensable for proper neuronal survival and CNS function. Some of the most prominent supportive functions of astrocytes include glutamate uptake, water transport, control of cerebral blood flow, buffering of ions, and neurotrophic support (see… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.nurt.2010.08.003

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@article{Rempe2010TargetingGF, title={Targeting glia for treatment of neurological disease}, author={David A. Rempe and Maiken Nedergaard}, journal={Neurotherapeutics}, year={2010}, volume={7}, pages={335-337} }