A New Type of Immunity: Pain Sensing Nerves in the Skin Help Fight Infection (image) University of Pittsburgh Share Print E-Mail Caption Pain sensing nerves help fight infection and offer 'anticipatory immunity' in mice. Credit Jonathan Cohen/Adapted from Cohen et. Al., Cell 2019 Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.