Glycocheck - Epilepsy Studies
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June 1, 2018
In vivo assessment of the human cerebral microcirculation and its glycocalyx: A technical report.
The cerebral microcirculation and its glycocalyx, a matrix coating the luminal endothelium, are key regulators of capillary permeability and cerebral blood flow. Microvascular abnormalities are described in several neurological disorders. However, assessment of the cerebral microcirculation and glycocalyx has mainly been performed ex vivo.
January 5, 2017
Protocol for intraoperative assessment of the human cerebrovascular glycocalyx.
Adequate functioning of the blood-brain barrier (BBB) is important for brain homoeostasis and normal neuronal function. Disruption of the BBB has been described in several neurological diseases.