Blood-brain barrier illustration in natural setting

Blood-brain barrier illustration in natural setting

Illustration of human astrocytes (white) interfacing with endothelial cells in the vasculature. On the right, aquaporin-4 is expressed for the exchange of water and some nutrients and waste. Credit: Georgia Tech / Kim lab / Yonsei University College of Medicine

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Research, Biotechnology, Health, Bioengineering, Genetics, Engineering, Life Sciences and Biology
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blood-brain barrier, astrocyte, endothelial cells, Brain Cancer Therapy, Alzheimer's disease research, Organ On A Chip, Aquaporin, nanoparticle drug delivery, 3D culture
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  • Created By: Ben Brumfield
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  • Created On: Feb 10, 2020 - 12:15pm
  • Last Updated: Feb 10, 2020 - 12:15pm