Daily Archives: May 24, 2014

Tourette Syndrome – Dysfunctional Neural-Immune cross-talk

The role of immune mechanisms in Tourette syndrome. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24845720 Abstract Tourette syndrome (TS) is a childhood-onset tic disorder associated with abnormal development of brain networks involved in the sensory and motor processing. An involvement of immune mechanisms in its pathophysiology … Continue reading

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Gut Instinct and Fear – The Vagus Nerve and Autism

How the gut feeling shapes fear https://www.ethz.ch 22.05.2014 | Angelika Jacobs | Research We are all familiar with that uncomfortable feeling in our stomach when faced with a threatening situation. By studying rats, researchers at ETH Zurich have been able … Continue reading

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