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UVA researchers find connection between brain and immune system
Researchers at UVA have found a way the brain connects to the immune system of the body, which may help doctors treating people with neurological disorders and diseases. Click the photo to read more.
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Why Is My Blood Pressure Sensitive to Salt? This Gene May Explain Why
A natural gene variant found in 48 percent of the population can limit the body’s ability to eliminate excess salt after high-salt meals, researchers found. Click the photo to read more.
This May Let Doctors Customize Brain’s Immune Response to Diseases
The University of Virginia neuroscience lab that discovered that the brain connects directly to the immune system now has found evidence that doctors could load up the brain with custom blends of immune cells to battle genetic disorders and neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s. Click the photo to learn more.