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Table 1 Physiological Data.

From: Focal cerebral ischemia in the TNFalpha-transgenic rat

  Measurements
Test Group Glucose (mmol/L) Hematocrit (%) Core Temperature (°C) (temporalis muscle) Mean Arterial Blood Pressure (mm Hg) Arterial Oxygen Pressure (mm Hg) Arterial Carbon Dioxide Pressure (mmHg) Arterial Blood pH (Units)
TNFα-Transgenic Rats (n = 7)
Pre-ischemic Sample 4.29 ± 0.38 47 ± 1 36 ± 0.4/36 ± 0.4 99 ± 10 73 ± 6 47 ± 4 7.30 ± 0.02
Ischemic Sample - - 37 ± 0.2/37 ± 0.3 84 ± 13 71 ± 5 44 ± 4 7.30 ± 0.02
Post-ischemic Sample - - 37 ± 0.3/37 ± 0.5 84 ± 9 70 ± 3 43 ± 4 7.31 ± 0.02
Non-Transgenic Controls (n = 12)
Pre-ischemic Sample 4.18 ± 0.80 47 ± 2 36 ± 0.6/36 ± 0.5 96 ± 13 71 ± 8 50 ± 3 7.29 ± 0.02
Ischemic Sample - - 37 ± 0.3/36 ± 0.3 92 ± 12 69 ± 8 48 ± 3 7.29 ± 0.02
Post-ischemic Sample - - 37 ± 0.4/37 ± 0.4 88 ± 14 71 ± 7 45 ± 3 7.30 ± 0.02
  1. Arterial blood samples were obtained 15 minutes before insertion of the suture (pre-ischemic sample), immediately before its removal (ischemic sample), and after 15 minutes of reperfusion (post-ischemic sample).