Jason R. Plemeljoined in Oct 7, 2020
Assistant Professor at University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
Plemel has 2 breaks published.
Help or harm? How immune cells of the brain balance the immune response
Macrophages are found in essentially all tissues. Kupffer cells are in the liver, alveolar macrophages are in the lungs, monocytes are in bone marrow and blood, and microglia are in the brain and spinal cord - and the list goes on. The brain and spinal cord,... click to read more
How to counteract age when the nervous system is damaged
As we get older, the body becomes more prone to damage and is less able to repair it. The delicate tissue of the brain and spinal cord (collectively referred to as the central nervous system) are no exception. With age, damage due to traumatic brain... click to read more