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Immune system: a back up plan

December 27th, 2010 · No Comments

Human Immune System Has Emergency Backup PlanScienceDaily (Dec. 27, 2010) — New research by scientists at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences reveals that the immune system has an effective backup plan to protect the body from infection when the “master regulator” of the body’s innate immune system fails. The study appears in the December 19 online issue of the journal Nature Immunology.

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