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New Mechanism for Virus-Triggered Autoimmunity Uncovered
Roseolovirus infection disrupts how the body trains immune cells not to attack it, a mouse study shows.
New Mechanism for Virus-Triggered Autoimmunity Uncovered
New Mechanism for Virus-Triggered Autoimmunity Uncovered

Roseolovirus infection disrupts how the body trains immune cells not to attack it, a mouse study shows.

Roseolovirus infection disrupts how the body trains immune cells not to attack it, a mouse study shows.

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Genetically Altered Mice Harness Benefits of Calorie Restriction  
Sophie Fessl | Feb 11, 2022
A study identifies a gene that appears to be partially responsible for the health effects of a limited diet.
Researchers Develop a Technique to Regenerate the Mouse Thymus
Jim Daley | Jan 12, 2018
The discovery reveals the role of a growth factor and endothelial cells in thymus repair, and could have implications for chemotherapy and radiation patients’ recovery following treatment.
Researchers Regrow Mouse Thymus
Kerry Grens | Apr 9, 2014
A simple genetic formula coaxes a shrunken mouse thymus to regenerate.  
Thymus Finder
Richard P. Grant | Jul 1, 2011
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