NEUROGASTROENTEROLOGY AND MOTILITY, 2020 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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NEUROGASTROENTEROLOGY AND MOTILITY
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BDNF, mouse, nerve trunks, nitrergic, pain, pancreas, GENE-RELATED PEPTIDE, CHRONIC INFLAMMATION, NEURAL PLASTICITY, PAIN, EXPRESSION, NEURONS, BDNF, CANCER, NEUROPATHY, INVASION
Background Neuropathy and neuro-inflammation drive the severe pain and disease progression in human chronic pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer. Mice, especially genetically induced-mouse models, have been increasingly utilized in mechanistic research on pancreatic neuropathy, but the normal "peripheral neurobiology" of the mouse pancreas has not yet been critically compared to human pancreas.