Author: Lalitgr

  • Neutrophils- the friend turned foe during heart attack

    Neutrophils- the friend turned foe during heart attack

    Just as we don’t care much about the guy running around with a bow and arrow in the Avengers (what was his name again?), platelets are also one of the most underappreciated characters of the human blood cell lore. Platelets are pivotal for orchestrating the process of sealing wounds from foreign invaders (clotting). However, excessive […]

  • I got it from my Mama: Maternal factors regulating a child’s neurodevelopmental disorders

    I got it from my Mama: Maternal factors regulating a child’s neurodevelopmental disorders

    Created with BioRender.com Just like humans, the life of most other animals is highly influenced by what the embryo experiences while in the mother’s womb, during birth, or by conditions following their birth. Neurodevelopmental, inflammatory, and metabolic defects in the offspring may stem from adverse conditions endured by the pregnant mother. These conditions might fare from […]