Scientists Discover Inflammation-Driving Gene Linked to IBD

Scientists Discover Inflammation-Driving Gene Linked to IBD
A research team at Duke University Medical Center led by Michel Bagnat identified a gene called uhrf1 that regulates tumor necrosis factor (TNF) levels in the gut. The study entitled, “Epigenetic control of intestinal barrier function and inflammation in zebrafish” was published online in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences on February 16, 2015. Inflammatory bowel diseases

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