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Paradoxical Effects of Immune Cells on the Enteric Nervous System in Intestinal Inflammation
Inflammatory bowel disease causes structural and functional alterations in the enteric nervous system (ENS). Since the onset of intestinal inflammation involves the activation of resident immune cells as well as rapid ...
Purinergic Component Involved in Long Vasodilatory Reflex in the Guinea Pig Small Intestine
Submucosal arterioles in the small intestine are the main point of control for gastrointestinal (GI) circulation as they are the final resistance vessels feeding the highly perfused mucosal layer. Ischemia can lead to ...
The Role of Interleukin-17A in Inflammatory Bowel Disease-related Neural Plasticity
Inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) are chronic inflammatory conditions of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract that cause impairments in GI functions, as well as structural and functional plasticity to the innervation of gut ...