Receptor that feels the heat of a red chili pepper may be the target for TBI recovery
A receptor on our immune cells that can detect both the heat of a red chili pepper and the extreme physical heat of a pizza oven may help protect the brain following a traumatic brain injury, scientists say. (click for more).
Scientists work to dissolve NETs that worsen TBI damage
Immune cells that are first responders to a traumatic brain injury appear to also contribute to the secondary damage that can occur even days later, scientists say. (click for more)
Krishnan Dhandapani, Ph.D
Kumar Vaibhav, Ph.D