Neuroendocrine immune interactions in health and disease.

  title={Neuroendocrine immune interactions in health and disease.},
  author={Karel Masek and Jill. Slansky and Pavel Petrovick{\'y} and John W. Hadden},
  journal={International immunopharmacology},
  volume={3 8},
The purpose of this paper is to review ways in which the neurohormonal system can interact with the immune system and to outline the main mechanisms which are involved in this interaction. Experimental as well as clinical evidence is presented to support the existence of a close interaction and bi-directional communication between the central nervous and immune systems. The role of major endocrine mechanisms and hormones is discussed. The evidences from experimental work to support the roles of… CONTINUE READING


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