UCI and Salk Institute study IDs new cause of brain bleeding immediately after stroke

By discovering a new mechanism that allows blood to enter the brain immediately after stroke, researchers from UC Irvine and the Salk Institute reveal a means to create new therapies that may reduce or prevent stroke-induced damage in the brain.

Dritan Agalliu, Assistant Professor of Developmental & Cell Biology at UC Irvine, working with Axel Nimmerjahn at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies, have developed a novel transgenic mouse strain… Read more