Single microRNA fine-tunes innate immune response
...ntists in the lab of Whitehead Fellow Fernando Camargo have discovered the first microRNA shown to play a key role in the immune systems early warning systemthe
innate immune response. The research, published online on February 17 by Nature, reveals that microRNA-223 controls the production and activation of g...
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Immune System Gene May Influence Lung Cancer Survival
Variations in a gene that influences the innate immune systemthe
part of the immune system that provides short-term protection against infectionmay be associated with lung cancer survival.
Curtis Harris, M.D., o...