Daily Archives: November 19, 2014

The Blood Brain Barrier and Microglia

The impact of microglial activation on blood-brain barrier in brain diseases. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25404894 The blood-brain barrier (BBB), constituted by an extensive network of endothelial cells (ECs) together with neurons and glial cells, including microglia, forms the neurovascular unit (NVU). The crosstalk … Continue reading

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