Ischaemia and reperfusion injury: when cells almost die
Amy Breton Newfield
Thursday, June 2, 2016
Ischaemia/reperfusion injury is a syndrome in which the body or part of the body suffers a decrease in oxygen delivery. As a result, ischaemia/reperfusion (I/R) injury occurs and is a complex cascade of events resulting in devastating effects to the body, sometimes including death.
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