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The three classically separated areas of neuroscience, endocrinology, and immunology, with their various organs—the brain; the glands; and the spleen, bone marrow, and lymph nodes—are actually joined to each other in a multidirectional network of communication, linked by information carriers known as neuropeptides.

Source: Molecules of Emotion: The Science Behind Mind-Body Medicine by Candace B. Pert | link