Balancing the gut – how the immune system maintains a healthy gut microbiota

Joint Press Release of the Cluster of Excellence PMI at Kiel University and the Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin

Researchers from the Cluster of Excellence “Precision Medicine in Chronic Inflammation” and Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin have uncovered a critical mechanism that controls immune reactions against microorganisms in the intestine. The results of the international study may contribute to the development of new therapies for chronic inflammatory bowel disease. They have been published in the journal Nature Immunology.

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