Secreted Intestine Nanoparticles Regulate Intestinal Immune Responses in New Study

Secreted Intestine Nanoparticles Regulate Intestinal Immune Responses in New Study
In a recent study entitled “An endogenous nano mineral chaperones luminal antigen and peptidoglycan to intestinal immune cells,” researchers discovered that epithelial cells within the small intestine secrete nanoparticles to capture and expose to intestinal immune cells the content of the gut cavity. This mechanism is potentially key at maintaining immune tolerance within the intestine

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