Rodent Models of Stroke

  • Ulrich Dirnagl

Part of the Neuromethods book series (NM, volume 120)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Dirk M. Hermann, Thorsten R. Doeppner
    Pages 1-6
  3. Malcolm R. Macleod, Emily Sena
    Pages 7-17
  4. Ludmila Belayev, Matthias Endres, Vincent Prinz
    Pages 31-43
  5. Orset Cyrille, Le Béhot Audrey, Bonnet Anne-Laure, Maysami Samaneh, Vivien Denis
    Pages 59-68
  6. Anja Urbach, Otto W. Witte
    Pages 69-83
  7. Barry McColl, David Howells, Nancy Rothwell, Adam Denes
    Pages 93-122
  8. Richard J. Traystman
    Pages 123-146
  9. Abraham Martín, Pedro Ramos-Cabrer, Anna M. Planas
    Pages 147-186
  10. Markus Vaas, Jan Klohs
    Pages 187-198
  11. René Bernard, Mustafa Balkaya, André Rex
    Pages 199-223
  12. Gerlinde A. S. Metz
    Pages 225-241
  13. Back Matter
    Pages 333-338

About this book


This second edition provides updated and expanded chapters that critically address the issues or rodent stroke modeling, from choosing the model and outcome measures, designing the experiment, conducting and analyzing it, to reporting it in a scientific publication.  Rodent Models of Stroke, Second Edition aims to help its readers understand the limitations and the opportunities of modeling stroke in rodents and enable them to conduct experiments which will not only improve our understanding of the pathophysiology of this devastating disorder but also serve as the basis for developing new highly effective treatments. Written for the popular Neuromethods series, chapters include the kind of detail and key implementation advice that ensures successful results in the laboratory.


Authoritative and practical, Rodent Models of Stroke, Second Edition provides authoritative reviews of the most commonly used, well-honed approaches in the field today.  


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Editors and affiliations

  • Ulrich Dirnagl
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Experimental Neurology and Center for Stroke Research Berlin (CSB)Charité-Universitätsmedizin BerlinBerlinGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2016
  • Publisher Name Humana Press, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Protocols
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4939-5618-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4939-5620-3
  • Series Print ISSN 0893-2336
  • Series Online ISSN 1940-6045
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