Immunology: Narcissistic helpers

Academic Article

Abstract

  • T helper-17 cells, which are involved in immune responses, arise from a pool of precursor cells. It emerges that their differentiation is partly mediated by the IL-21 protein, which originates from the helper cells themselves. ©2007 Nature Publishing Group.
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    Author List

  • Palmer MT; Weaver CT
  • Start Page

  • 416
  • End Page

  • 418
  • Volume

  • 448
  • Issue

  • 7152