Leptin is induced in the ischemic cerebral cortex and exerts neuroprotection through NF-κB/c-Rel-Dependent transcription Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Brain Ischemia
  • Cerebral Cortex
  • Leptin
  • NF-kappa B

abstract

  • Leptin acts as an endogenous mediator of neuroprotection during cerebral ischemia. Exogenous leptin administration protects against ischemic neuronal injury in vitro and in vivo in a c-Rel-dependent manner.

publication date

  • February 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/STROKEAHA.108.528588

PubMed ID

  • 19023096

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 610

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 40

number

  • 2