Interestingly, in WT mice, administration of tPA promotes C3 cleavage even in the absence of ischemia. View Article Google Scholar 26. Int J Mol Med 19: Brain Res 837: Discussion The present study demonstrates that Shh promotes in vitro cerebral angiogenesis and that tPA and PAI-1 are involved in this process. In vitro, Shh induces capillary tube formation in a murine brain capillary endothelial cell line .
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A reduction in infarct size following tPA administration has been previously reported in several MCAO models and likely relates to improved post-ischemic reflow [ 34 ], although we only monitored CBF through the immediate peri-operative period and therefore cannot confirm this supposition. July 10, 2017. Fig 4. B Western blot for C3aR performed on lysates of bEnd.tpA
We found that tPA promotes C3 cleavage both in vitro and in ischemic brain through a plasmin-mediated extrinsic pathway. Tissue-type plasminogen activator in the ischemic brain: Genetically-defined deficiency of mannose-binding lectin is associated with protection after experimental stroke in mice and outcome in human stroke.
These data indicate that exogenous Shh promotes angiogenesis in naive cerebral endothelial cells. View Article Google Scholar 2. Both thrombin and plasmin, proteases present in the ischemic brain milieu, have been shown to cleave C3 in vitro [ 8 ]. Nature 438: