Compounds That Target CARD9 Protein May Be Way to Treat Bowel Diseases, Study Reports

Compounds That Target CARD9 Protein May Be Way to Treat Bowel Diseases, Study Reports
Developing small-molecule compounds that can disrupt the normal functioning of the inflammation-promoting CARD9 protein could be a way to treat bowel diseases, a study reports. The protein helps the body fight fungal infections. In doing so, it generates inflammation that can lead to or worsen an inflammatory bowel disease, however. The research, “Small-molecule inhibitors directly

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