Monday 3 August 2020
Home      All news      Contact us     
sciencedaily - 27 days ago

A key gene modifies regulatory T cells to fine-tune the immune response

The human immune system is a finely-tuned machine, balancing when to release a cellular army to deal with pathogens, with when to rein in that army, stopping an onslaught from attacking the body itself. Now, researchers have discovered a way to control regulatory T cells, immune cells that act as a cease-fire signal, telling the immune system when to stand down.


Latest News
Hashtags:   

modifies

 | 

regulatory

 | 

cells

 | 

immune

 | 

response

 | 
Most Popular (6 hours)

Most Popular (24 hours)

Most Popular (a week)

Sources