Anoxia-Induced Extracellular Ion Shifts in Mammalian CNS White Matter

  • Daniel M. PhilbinJr.
  • Brunce R. Ransom
Part of the Altschul Symposia Series book series (ALSS, volume 2)


Anoxia induces rapid changes in the interstitial ionic composition of gray matter (GM) which reflect the metabolic state of local brain tissue and can directly affect neural behavior (Siesjo, 1981). These ion shifts are crucial to an adequate understanding of anoxic or ischemic brain injury (Hansen, 1985).


Glial Cell Spreading Depression Compound Action Potential White Matter Injury Intact Nerve 
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  • Daniel M. PhilbinJr.
    • 1
  • Brunce R. Ransom
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of NeurologyYale University School of MedicineNew HavenUSA

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