Autoantibodies can also act as body antidepressants

If the immune system attacks your body, it can often have devastating consequences: autoantibodies bind to the structures of the body, triggering functional disorders. Glutamate receptors, a neurotransmitter, can also become the target of autoantibodies. Researchers from the Max Planck Institute of Experimental Medicine in Göttingen investigated the circumstances under which autoantibodies are formed for […]