Engineers tend to think like engineers. Doctors, like doctors. Nurses, like nurses. That is how these professionals have been trained to think.
The UVA neuroscience lab that discovered that the brain connects directly to the immune system now has found evidence that doctors could load up the brain with custom blends of immune cells.
Sanchita Bhatnagar, an assistant professor of biochemistry and molecular genetics at the University of Virginia, has received a $300,000 Hartwell Individual Biomedical Research Award for her work in neurodevelopmental disorders.