View Full Version : Mouse Model Demonstrates The Immune Cell's Role In Lupus Nephritis

06-02-2010, 03:39 AM
National Institutes of Health scientists have discovered that the activation of immune cells called basophils causes kidney damage in a mouse model of lupus nephritis. These findings and the team's associated research in humans may lead to new treatments for this serious disease, a severe form of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) that affects the kidneys and is difficult to treat...

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