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University of Idaho researchers awarded grant to research symptoms of diabetes

University of Idaho researchers awarded grant to research symptoms of diabetes

The “gut brain” or the “second brain” or “little brain” include networks of over 600 million nerve cells plus associated glial cells located in the wall of the gut (from the esophagus to the anus). Scientists have named the “gut brain” the enteric nervous system (ENS). The cells in the ENS execute reflexes that serve crucial roles in regulating gut functions...

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ENS Latah County National Institute of Health Onesmo Balemba University of Idaho WWAMI