Experimental Models

  • Jiro Suzuki


A large number of experiments using various methods and various animal species have been reported in the development of animal models of cerebral infarction. Various aspects of the pathophysiology of cerebral ischemia have thus been clarified and progress has been made in the clinical treatment of patients with cerebral infarction. Further progress is still needed, however, and even in the realm of experimental models alone, there are still many unsolved problems—a fact which is clearly reflected in the large volume of research on such models and the continuing development of new animal models.


Middle Cerebral Artery Basilar Artery Optic Chiasma Ophthalmic Artery Infarction Model 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jiro Suzuki
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Neurosurgery, Institute for Brain DiseasesTohoku University School of MedicineNagamachi, SendaiJapan

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