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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Neuroimmunomodulation in health and disease II; translational science.
Intercommunication between the Neuroendocrine and Immune systems: Focus on Myasthenia Gravis Neuroimmunomodulation.
Department of Chemistry and Molecular Biology and the Center for Protease Research (1) North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota, USA Division of Hematology-Oncology, Department of Pediatrics (2) University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, USA promoter strengthens the neuroimmunomodulation connection at a molecular level.
The synchronous increase of neuropeptides and NK cells agrees with many studies in the area of neuroimmunomodulation research (16,17) and the finding that there is secretion of opioid peptides by leukocytes.
These results suggest that gabapentin may induce a neuroimmunomodulation of neuralgia, Dr.
Vagus-brain communication in atherosclerosis-related inflammation: a neuroimmunomodulation perspective of CAD.
International Society for Neuroimmunomodulation Meeting (6th: 2005: Athens, Greece) Ed.
Psychological stress, neuroimmunomodulation, and susceptibility to infectious diseases in animals and man: a review.