Neuroimmunology

Neuroimmunology is an area of research that focuses on the interactions between the nervous system and the immune system. This interdisciplinary field combines concepts and approaches from neuroscience and immunology to explore the complex connections between the two systems. In recent years, researchers have made significant progress in understanding how the immune system impacts neurological function, and how neurological processes can in turn influence immune function. Among other applications, this research has important implications for the development of therapies for neurological disorders and diseases. Several key areas of focus in neuroimmunology include the identification of immune cells and molecules that play a role in the development and progression of neurological disorders, as well as studies of the complex signaling pathways and interactions between immune and nervous system cells. In addition to efforts to better understand basic mechanisms underlying these processes, researchers are also exploring new therapeutic approaches for neurological and immune system disorders. Some of these approaches leverage existing drugs or compounds that have been found to have beneficial effects on both neurological and immune systems, while others involve the development of new, targeted therapies. Overall, the field of neuroimmunology holds significant promise for advancing our understanding of the complex interactions between the nervous and immune systems, and developing new treatments for a range of neurological and immune disorders.


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Editor-in-chief: Abdelmonem Awad Mustafa Hegazy, Professor and Former Chairman of Anatomy and Embryology Department, Faculty of Medicine, Zagazig University, Egypt
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Description: International Journal of Human Anatomy is an open access, peer reviewed scientific journal which includes theoretical, conceptual and clinical aspects of human Anatomy. The main objective of this journal is to support and disseminate the research done in the areas of human anatomy. Hope that this journal helps the researches to exchange their kn