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8.23.16 IHN Director is lead author of study that shows Omega-3 injection reduces stroke-like brain damage in mice.

IHN Director Richard Deckelbaum, MD, FRCPC is lead author of the study "DHA but Not EPA Emulsions Preserve Neurological and Mitochondrial Function after Brain Hypoxia-Ischemia in Neonatal Mice."  The findings, that Omega-3 fatty acids reduced brain damage in a neonatal mouse model of stroke, were published recently in PLOS ONE.

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