ALLAN GOLDSTEIN

Hirschsprung Disease: Exploring Its Causes, Consequences, and Novel Treatments

The enteric nervous system (ENS) is an intricate network of neurons and glial cells present in the wall of the intestine and responsible for regulating critical functions of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract, including peristalsis, absorption, and secretion. This intestinal “brain” contains as many neuronal cells and subtypes as the central nervous system (CNS), and is […]