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Posts tagged “CRISPR/Cas9

FAMIN or feast? Newly discovered mechanism influences how immune cells ‘eat’ invaders

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A new mechanism that affects how our immune cells perform – and hence their ability to prevent disease – has been discovered by an international team of researchers.┬áTo date, researchers have identified hundreds of genetic variants that increase or decrease the risk of developing diseases from cancer and diabetes to tuberculosis and mental health disorders.

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