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Study describes key RNA epigenetic marker's role in immune system

05:08 EDT 11 Aug 2017 | Medical Xpress

The white blood cells known as T cells regulate our body's response to foreign substances—our adaptive immune response. In a new study, Yale scientists have learned how changes in a recently discovered RNA epigenetic marker regulate T cells and the immune response. Their finding could lead to new approaches to treating autoimmune diseases.

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