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Researchers discover a critical cellular 'off' switch for the inflammatory immune response that causes asthma attacks

22:02 EST 1 Dec 2016 | Medical Xpress

Working with human immune cells in the laboratory, Johns Hopkins researchers report they have identified a critical cellular "off" switch for the inflammatory immune response that contributes to lung-constricting asthma attacks. The switch, they say, is composed of regulatory proteins that control an immune signaling pathway in cells.

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