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Neuron-like cells provide nervous system with window into the gut.

Communication between the gut and brain is thought to control a cornucopia of systems within the body.  The gut-brain information highway, also known as the gut-brain axis, is regulated by dietary, microbial, and inflammatory factors to control everything from metabolism to cognition within the host. The gut epithelium is a principal site for detecting such agents, however, precisely how it

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