Protein Found Vital for Controlling Inflammation in Crohn’s Disease; Possible Therapeutic Target for IBD

Protein Found Vital for Controlling Inflammation in Crohn’s Disease; Possible Therapeutic Target for IBD
Researchers have found that protein kinase C (PKC) λ/ι is an important player for maintaining intestinal epithelium balance and preventing intestinal inflammation. Patients with inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) such as Crohn’s disease showed reduced levels of PKC λ/ι. These findings highlight a possible valid therapeutic strategy for IBD and intestinal cancer. The study, “Control of Paneth Cell

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