Marta Reyes-Corral
NeuroprotectionHypothermiaCarnitineEncephalopathyPregnancyAsphyxiaBrain damageIschemiaBioinformaticsMedicine
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Neonatal hypoxia–ischemia (HI) is a brain injury caused by oxygen deprivation to the brain due to birth asphyxia or reduced cerebral blood perfusion, and it often leads to lifelong limiting sequelae such as cerebral palsy, seizures, or mental retardation. HI remains one of the leading causes of neonatal mortality and morbidity worldwide, and current therapies are limited. Hypothermia has been successful in reducing mortality and some disabilities, but it is only applied to a subset of newborns t...
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