Central nervous pathways for the sympathetic control of immune function
Grant number: 1051102 | Funding period: 2013 - 2016
The nervous system regulates immune system function by a special set of nerves that are part of the sympathetic nervous system. This project aims to work out which brain pathways control them.
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