SESSION TITLE: Airways 2
SESSION TYPE: Original Investigation Poster
PRESENTED ON: Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
PURPOSE: The carotid body is one of the three main contributing afferent neural pathways to the control of breathing. Our aim is to investigate the role of cytokines IL-6 and TNFa, induced by resistive breathing, on the respiratory rate responce, via the carotid body.