Immune System

Boosting the Anti-Inflammatory Action of the Immune System

July 31, 2019

Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have identified a molecular switch that causes immune cells called macrophages to clean up cellular debris caused by infections instead of contributing to inflammation and tissue injury.

Molecular 'Clutch' Puts Infection-Fighting Cells Into Gear

July 11, 2019

A team of biochemists and cell biologists--gathered from the University of Warwick (UK), the University of Texas Southwestern (UTSW) Medical Center (USA), University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) (USA), and from the National Centre for Biological Sciences (NCBS-TIFR), Bangalore (India) -- w