Research Paper Volume 12, Issue 13 pp 13234—13254

Increasing the expression of microRNA-126-5p in the temporal muscle can promote angiogenesis in the chronically ischemic brains of rats subjected to two-vessel occlusion plus encephalo-myo-synangiosis

Figure 13. Harvesting of clinical samples. (A) Schedule of TM and DM sample harvesting. DSA films showing Matsushima grade-A revascularization (B) and Matsushima grade-C revascularization (C). The white arrows indicate the deep temporal artery, and the black arrows indicate the middle meningeal artery. (D) Intraoperative image showing the sources of the TM and DM samples. TM: temporal muscle; DM: dura mater.