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The immunology of acute stroke

The immunology of acute stroke The immune response is increasingly recognised as a complex modulator of outcome after acute stroke. Chamorro and colleagues review key players of the innate and adaptive immune systems that are activated following brain ischaemia, and discuss stroke-induced immunodepression and the associated increased risk of infection in patients with stroke. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Nature Reviews Neurology Springer Journals

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Publisher
Springer Journals
Copyright
Copyright © 2012 by Nature Publishing Group, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited. All Rights Reserved.
Subject
Medicine & Public Health; Medicine/Public Health, general; Neurology
ISSN
1759-4758
eISSN
1759-4766
DOI
10.1038/nrneurol.2012.98
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Abstract

The immune response is increasingly recognised as a complex modulator of outcome after acute stroke. Chamorro and colleagues review key players of the innate and adaptive immune systems that are activated following brain ischaemia, and discuss stroke-induced immunodepression and the associated increased risk of infection in patients with stroke.

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Nature Reviews NeurologySpringer Journals

Published: Jun 5, 2012

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