Editors' ChoiceNEUROLOGICAL DISORDERS

The brain’s matchmakers

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Science Translational Medicine  08 Mar 2017:
Vol. 9, Issue 380, eaam9863
DOI: 10.1126/scitranslmed.aam9863

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Abstract

Pericytes match capillary blood flow to local neural activity, thus ensuring proper oxygenation of the brain.

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