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Blood - brain barrier anatomy

Known as: Hemato-Encephalic Barrier, BBB, Blood Brain Barrier 
A network of blood vessels and tissue that is made up of closely spaced cells and helps keep harmful substances from reaching the brain. The blood… 
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Review
2010
Review
2008
Review
2008
The use of nanotechnology in medicine and more specifically drug delivery is set to spread rapidly. Currently many substances are… 
Review
2005
Review
2005
Microglial cells represent the immune system of the mammalian brain and therefore are critically involved in various injuries and… 
Review
2005
Review
2005
The blood-brain barrier (BBB) is the regulated interface between the peripheral circulation and the central nervous system (CNS… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Molecular polar surface area (PSA), i.e., surface belonging to polar atoms, is a descriptor that was shown to correlate well with… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Delivery of therapeutic proteins into tissues and across the blood-brain barrier is severely limited by the size and biochemical… 
Review
1998
Review
1998
In this review, we have described the function of MR and GR in hippocampal neurons. The balance in actions mediated by the two…