Critical Protein Prevents Secondary Damage After Stroke
Rutgers University. "Critical Protein Prevents Secondary Damage After Stroke." Medical News Today. MediLexicon, Intl., 4 Nov. 2011. Web.
One of two proteins that regulate nerve cells and assist in
overall brain function may be the key to preventing long-term damage as a
result of a stroke, the leading cause of disability and third leading cause of
death in the United States.
National Stroke Association’s mission is to reduce the incidence and impact of stroke by developing compelling education and programs focused on prevention, treatment, rehabilitation and support for all impacted by stroke.