Leprosy hijacks immune system, similar to autoimmune diseases

Published: 24/08/2017
Leprosy hijacks immune system, similar to autoimmune diseases
Source: NEWSROOM.UCLA.EDU

UCLA researchers’ study using zebrafish shows how the disease turns a repair mechanism into one that damages nerve cells. The findings could lead to treatments to prevent nerve damage in leprosy and other diseases.

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