RIKEN Find Bach2 Gene Important In Suppressing Differentiation Of Inflammatory T Cells Causing Allergies
This article was originally published in PharmAsia News
Japan’s RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences Cell Signaling Research Group found the Bach2 gene, associated with inflammatory and auto-immune diseases, are important in suppressing the differentiation of T cells which cause allergies.
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