Protein, SCIMP, Identified as Trigger in Inflammation, Could be Target of Treatments

Protein, SCIMP, Identified as Trigger in Inflammation, Could be Target of Treatments
Researchers have identified a protein — SCIMP — as a molecular trigger for inflammation, according to a new study. The information could be useful in developing treatments for conditions such as inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and rheumatoid arthritis. The study, “SCIMP Is A Transmembrane Non-TIR TLR Adaptor That Promotes Proinflammatory Cytokine Production From Macrophages,” was published

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