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Keywords: capillary regressionClose
Journal: Journal of Experimental Biology
J Exp Biol (2004) 207 (18): 3163–3169.
Published: 15 August 2004
... concentration. Capillary regression, which also occurs over a 3-week period, is accomplished through activation of apoptosis. The implication from these observations is that the brain naturally functions in a low, but controlled, oxygen environment. Acute imbalances in oxygen delivery and metabolic demand...