Loss of NLRX1 Gene May Contribute to Bowel Disease Development, Study Shows

Loss of NLRX1 Gene May Contribute to Bowel Disease Development, Study Shows
A gene called NLRX1 plays a crucial role in inhibiting the abnormal immune system response to gastrointestinal inflammation that occurs in bowel disease, according to a study. Loss of the gene can mean inflammatory bowel disease problems, the researchers said. Increasing the gene’s activity could be a way to fight IBD, they added. The study, “NLRX1

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