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Researchers Find New Way to Block Destructive Rush of Immune Cells
January 14, 2008
Researchers have found a way to selectively block the ability of white blood cells to "crawl" toward the sites of injury and infection when such mobility drives disease, according to a study published today in the Journal of Experimental Medicine. The results suggest a new treatment approach for autoimmune diseases like rheumatoid arthritis, lupus and multiple sclerosis.
University of Rochester Medical Center
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