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Caroline Ménard on Les Éclaireurs - Radio-Canada

Listen to a recent interview with Caroline Ménard, on the Les Éclaireurs radio show, on Radio-Canada (in French only):

« When they are stressed, their immune system responds strongly, which weakens the blood-brain barrier, allowing inflammatory molecules to enter the brain- which should not happen. » By studying for three years mice that became depressed after being subjected to chronic stress, Caroline Ménard discovered that the integrity of the blood-brain barrier had been breached.

Learn more on the Radio-Canada website

Comment le stress permet à la dépression de se rendre au cerveau

 

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