Role of Helicobacter pylori infection on neuronal expression in the stomach and spinal cord of a murine model.

@article{Li2009RoleOH,
  title={Role of Helicobacter pylori infection on neuronal expression in the stomach and spinal cord of a murine model.},
  author={X Li and Hui Chen and Hong Lu and Qing Si Zheng and Xiao Yu Chen and Yan Shen Peng and Zhi Zheng Ge and Wen Zhong Liu},
  journal={Journal of digestive diseases},
  year={2009},
  volume={10 4},
  pages={286-92}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the effect of Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection on neuronal expressions in the stomach and spinal cord of mice so as to explain dyspepsia symptoms in H. pylori infected patients. METHODS C57BL/6 female mice were studied at 2 weeks (acute infection group) and 12 weeks (chronic infection group) after H. pylori inoculation. Histological analyses for gastric inflammation and bacterial colonization were assessed by HE staining and Warthin-Starry staining. Fos… CONTINUE READING