Inhaltspezifische Aktionen

Viszerale Neurobiologie

Visceral neurobiology



The essential role of the heart and lung for the body and the immense socio-economic importance of the diseases of these organs need no further explanation. Less known, but of immense burden to the affected patients, is that more than 10% of the population suffers from lower urinary tract disorders related to nervous control, resulting in urge and/or incontinence. Research projects of our group address both the sensory systems and the efferent autonomic pathways controlling the function of these the peripheral organs.