The Passage of S100B from Brain to Blood Is Not Specifically Related to the Blood-Brain Barrier Integrity

@inproceedings{Kleindienst2010ThePO,
  title={The Passage of S100B from Brain to Blood Is Not Specifically
Related to the Blood-Brain Barrier Integrity},
  author={Andrea Kleindienst and Christian Schmidt and Hans Parsch and Irene Emtmann and Yu Xu and Michael Buchfelder},
  booktitle={Cardiovascular psychiatry and neurology},
  year={2010}
}
Following brain injury, S100B is released from damaged astrocytes but also yields repair mechanisms. We measured S100B in the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) and serum (Cobas e411 electrochemiluminescence assay, Roche) longitudinally in a large cohort of patients treated with a ventricular drainage following traumatic brain injury (TBI) or subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH). Statistical analysis was performed with SPSS software applying the Mann-Whitney rank sum test or chi-test where appropriate. S100B… CONTINUE READING

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