Friday, November 28, 2014

Brain's inflammatory response may contribute to brain disorders.

This post is just a pointer to a press release from the Society for Neuroscience meetings in Washington, DC. It outlines several studies on the link between brain inflammation and the progression of many common brain illnesses and disorders, suggesting possible targets for future treatments.

1 comment:

  1. I noticed this in my mother, who appeared to be heading into serious dementia concurrently with developing systemic cellulitis over the course of months. As she began to heal, thanks to antibiotics, her mental functioning improved concomitantly. She is now on a steroid and continues to display better mental functioning.