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Developmental response to brain inflammation

Abstract:

Perinatal inflammation contributes to neurodevelopmental diseases, and animal models have revealed that the inflammatory response within the central nervous system is age dependent. It remains unclear what intrinsic and/or extrinsic factors are responsible for this variation. Here, my aim was to discover the mechanisms responsible for the age-dependent changes in the inflammatory response of the brain by injecting interleukin-1 (IL-1β) into the brain of mice at postnatal day (P)7, P14, P21...

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Division:
MSD
Department:
Pharmacology
Role:
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Pharmacology
Oxford college:
Somerville College
Role:
Supervisor
Department:
Department of Perinatal Imaging & Health, King's College London, UK
Role:
Supervisor
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Funding agency for:
de Sá Pereira, I
Grant:
SFRH/BD/51703/2011
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
Language:
English
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UUID:
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Deposit date:
2017-06-14

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