Daily Archives: August 23, 2013

Sensory Neurons, Immune Response and Pain

Bacteria Make Us Feel Pain … and Suppress Our Immune Response http://www.childrenshospital.org/newsroom/Site1339/mainpageS1339P0.html Aug. 21, 2013 — The pain of invasive skin infections caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, and possibly other serious, painful infections, appear to be induced by the invading … Continue reading

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Gut Microbes, Autoimmunity and Gender Bias

How Hormones and Microbes Drive the Gender Bias in Autoimmune Diseases http://www.cell.com Aug. 22, 2013 — Females can mount more powerful immune responses than males, but the flip side of this enhanced protection against infections is a greater risk for … Continue reading

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