Selected Publications:

1.  Flavin, M.P. Glial-neuronal cross-talk in neurodegeneration. IN: Glia and inflammation in neurodegenerative disease. Eds. Yenari MA and Giffard RG. 2006. Publishers: Nova Science.

2.  Flavin, M.P., Ho, L.T. Microglial tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) triggers neuronal apoptosis in vitro. Glia  29:347-354, 2000.

3.  Zhao, G., Flavin, M.P. Differential sensitivity of rat hippocampal and cortical astrocytes to oxygen glucose deprivation injury. Neuroscience. Letters 285:177-180, 2000.

4.  Flavin, M.P., Zhao, G. Tissue plasminogen activator protects hippocampal neurons from oxygen-glucose deprivation injury. Journal of Neuroscience Research 63:388-394, 2001.

5.  Zhao, G., Reynolds, J.N., Flavin, M.P. Temporal profile of tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) and inhibitor expression after transient focal cerebral ischemia.  NeuroReport Sept 15; 14(13) 1689-92, 2003.