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Table 1 Histopathological information of human brain autopsies used for laser-capture microdissection of astrocytes

From: MicroRNA-210 regulates the metabolic and inflammatory status of primary human astrocytes

Demographics Histopathology Estimated time course
Sample Age (years) Sex Brain Region Hemosiderin Eosinophilic Neurons Tissue Cavitation Astrogliosis Macrophage infiltrate Swollen capillaries Estimated interval Type
1 77 M WM, GM Present Present Early Gemistocytic Confluent Absent 10 to 30 days A
2 83 M WM, GM Absent Present Early Gemistocytic Confluent Absent 2–7 days A
3 35 M WM, GM Absent Present Early Mild None Absent 24 h A
4 53 M WM, GM Absent Present Early Mild Rare Present 7–10 days A
5 75 F WM, GM Absent Present Early Mild Rare Absent 24–48 h A
6 93 M WM, GM Present Absent Advanced Well developed Rare Absent Months to years C
7 52 F GM Present Absent Advanced Well developed Rare Absent Months to years C
8 63 M WM, GM Present Absent Advanced Well developed Moderate Absent Months to years C
9 80 M WM, GM Present Absent Advanced Well developed Rare Absent Months to years C
10 82 M WM, GM Present Absent Advanced Well developed Rare Absent Months to years C
11 79 M WM, GM         N
12 50 M WM, GM         N
13 66 M WM, GM         N
14 62 M WM, GM         N
15 30 M WM, GM         N
16 74 F WM         N
  1. M male, F female, WM white matter, GM gray matter, A acute, C chronic, N neurological control