Document Type

Article

Publication Date

7-2012

Keywords

Cerebrovascular reactivity, HIV-1, Tat-transgenic mice, Hypercapnia, Phosphodiesterase-5

Abstract

Cerebral blood flow (CBF) is known to be dysregulated in persons with human immunodeficiency virus 1 (HIV-1), for uncertain reasons. This is an important issue because impaired vasoreactivity has been associated with increased risk of ischemic stroke, elevated overall cardiovascular risk and cognitive impairment.

DOI

10.1186/1742-2094-9-253

Comments

©2012 Silva et al. Journal of Neuroinflammation, Original publication is available at http://www.jneuroinflammation.com/content/9/1/253

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