Blood flow command centre discovered in the brain of animal models

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Researchers have discovered a group of cells in the brain that may function as a ‘master-controller’ for the cardiovascular system, orchestrating the control of blood flow to different parts of the body.
The brain’s control of blood flow through the body is an essential component of the body’s life support system and plays a role in cardiovascular diseases such as high blood pressure and heart failure

https://www.mq.edu.au/newsroom/2019/05/15/blood-flow-command-centre-discovered-in-the-brain/

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