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Keywords: rat brainClose
Journal: Journal of Experimental Biology
J Exp Biol (2004) 207 (18): 3163–3169.
Published: 15 August 2004
...Joseph C. LaManna; Juan Carlos Chavez; Paola Pichiule SUMMARY Chronic exposure to a hypoxic environment leads to structural and functional adaptations in the rat brain. One significant adaptation is a decrease in intercapillary distances through a near doubling of the capillary density, which...