Chemokines: a new class of neuromodulator?

Abstract

Chemokines are not only found in the immune system or expressed in inflammatory conditions: they are constitutively present in the brain in both glial cells and neurons. Recently, the possibility has been raised that they might act as neurotransmitters or neuromodulators. Although the evidence is incomplete, emerging data show that chemokines have several… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/nrn2255

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@article{Rostne2007ChemokinesAN, title={Chemokines: a new class of neuromodulator?}, author={William H Rost{\`e}ne and Patrick Kitabgi and St{\'e}phane M{\'e}lik Parsadaniantz}, journal={Nature Reviews Neuroscience}, year={2007}, volume={8}, pages={895-903} }