Daily Archives: December 12, 2012

Brain, infection and TLR3

Brain displays an intrinsic mechanism for fighting infection http://newswire.rockefeller.edu/2012/11/16/brain-displays-an-intrinsic-mechanism-for-fighting-infection/ White blood cells have long reigned as the heroes of the immune system. When an infection strikes, the cells, produced in bone marrow, race through the blood to fight off the … Continue reading

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Neuroinflammation in Autism

Neuroinflammation in autism spectrum disorders http://www.jneuroinflammation.com/content/9/1/265/abstract The complete article is available as a provisional PDF. The fully formatted PDF and HTML versions are in production. Abstract (provisional) Objectives The neurobiological basis for autism remains poorly understood. However, research suggests that … Continue reading

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