Montalcini on the role of mast cells and NGF in inflammation: 1994 hall mark paper

Professor Rita Levi-Montalcini explains her 1994 hypothesis that mast cells play an important role in inflammation and tissue injury, that mast cells can produce NGF, and that NGF irritates the nerves and thus a escalation of inflammation takes place. Palmitoylethanolamide is the natural mast cell modulator bringing rest in the system.

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Mast cell, NGF and Montalcini

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