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Logo of nihpaAbout Author manuscriptsSubmit a manuscriptHHS Public Access; Author Manuscript; Accepted for publication in peer reviewed journal;
Brain Res. Author manuscript; available in PMC 2008 February 23.
Published in final edited form as:
Brain Res. 2007 February 23; 1134(1): 199–205.
Published online 2007 January 3. doi: 10.1016/j.brainres.2006.11.080

Table 3

Effect of TNF-α ab and IL-1ra on total phospholipids (PL) and phosphatidylcholine (PC, μmol/g tissue) after 1 hr tMCAO and 24 hr reperfusion. PC levels were calculated as one-half the sum of fatty acids derived from PC since each PC molecule contains two fatty acid residues.

Contralateral cortexIpsilateral cortex (core)
VehicleTNF-α abIL-1ra
Total PL24.5 ± 1.519.0 ± 1.2*23.5 ± 1.5#23.1 ±1.8#
PC11.5 ± 0.79.0 ± 0.5*11.0 ± 0.5#10.8 ± 0.6#
*P<0.05 compared to contralateral cortex
#P<0.05 compared to ipsilateral/saline (n=4). Non-immune goat IgG or saline were used as vehicle controls for TNF-α ab or IL-1ra, respectively.