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modulation --> neuromodulation

alteration in the effectiveness of voltage gated or ligand gated ion channels by changing the characteristics of current flow through the channels. The mechanism is thought to involve second messenger systems.

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... of anergic cells (senesent immune cells that take up space/resourses without providing defense functions). The Effect of Immune System Modulations on Systemic Aging Immune senescence if an important topic to address because it addresses the decreased ability of the elderly of many model ...

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... benefit of emotions I can only guess that the next evolutionary pressure would have been to try and control and understand those emotions and that modulations of mid brain activity by the developing forebrain would have given us self awareness and abstract thinking.

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