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What Happens When We Sneeze?

Qin Liu, PhD, associate professor in the Department of Anesthesiology and researcher at the Center for the Study of Itch & Sensory Disorders, recently published findings of specific cells and proteins that control the sneeze reflex that point to treatments capable of slowing the spread of infectious respiratory diseases.

A news release by the School of Medicine details Liu’s findings that could help in the development of treatments for sneezing and for fighting infectious respiratory diseases.

Read the full news release on the News Hub.