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UCSF Researchers Identify Two Key Pathways in Adaptive Response
August 21, 2009
University of California, San Francisco researchers have identified the two key circuits that control a cell's ability to adapt to changes in its environment, a finding that could have applications ranging from diabetes and autoimmune research to targeted drug development for complex diseases.
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