Immunology : Mammalian watchdog targets bacteria
Date of Issue2014
Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine
Singapore Centre for Environmental Life Sciences and Engineering
The aryl hydrocarbon receptor elicits protection against toxic environmental molecules. New data show that the receptor also supports the immune system by recognizing bacterially encoded virulence factors.
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