neuroimmunomodulation


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neuroimmunomodulation

[‚nu̇·rō‚im·yə·no‚mä·jə′lā·shən]
(physiology)
The influences of the nervous system upon the immune system via neural and hormonal actions.
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In their words, it's because, "Melatonin has been shown to play a fundamental part in neuroimmunomodulation." This means that it improves the way the immune system is able to kill the tumor.
Neuroimmunomodulation 2005; 12: 321-338, doi: 10.1159/000091126.
Age-associated remodeling of thymopoiesis: role for gonadal hormones and catecholamines Neuroimmunomodulation 2008; 15: 290-322.
Pires et al., "Long-term resistance training is associated with reduced circulating levels of IL-6, IFN-gamma and TNF-alpha in elderly women," Neuroimmunomodulation, vol.
This suggests that in patients with neuroimmunomodulation (an inverse HRV-CRP relationship), survival may be longer, even in a severe cancer such as advanced pancreatic cancer.
It is interesting to note that both acetylcholine (ACh) and adenosine triphosphate (ATP) are co-released from the same motor nerve endings in the CNS and have been recognised as an important neurotransmitters involved in the process of neuroimmunomodulation [29-31].
Cruz-Casallas et al., "Acute and chronic stress and the inflammatory response in hyperprolactinemic rats," Neuroimmunomodulation, vol.
Ortega, "Inflammatory/stress feedback dysregulation in women with fibromyalgia," Neuroimmunomodulation, vol.
Zhang, "GPER agonist G1 attenuates neuroinflammation and dopaminergic neurodegeneration in Parkinson disease," Neuroimmunomodulation, vol.
Spinedi, "Enhanced proinflammatory cytokine response to bacterial lipopolysaccharide in the adult male rat after either neonatal or prepubertal ablation of biological testosterone activity," Neuroimmunomodulation, vol.
Charmandari, "Stress, the stress system and the role of glucocorticoids," Neuroimmunomodulation, vol.