Development of an in vitro blood-brain barrier.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

The blood-brain barrier represents a significant protective barrier for the passage of pathogens and toxicants, but it is difficult to study in vivo. This unit describes an in vitro system that can be used as a model for the blood-brain barrier to study its functions in an accessible format.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Janigro, D; Stanness, KA; Soderland, C; Grant, GA

Published Date

  • 2001

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • Chapter 12 /

Start / End Page

  • Unit12.2 -

PubMed ID

  • 23045031

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1934-9262

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/0471140856.tx1202s03


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States