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Gut Immune Cells Reduce Multiple Sclerosis Inflammation in Study

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University of Toronto and the University of California San Francisco researchers have found that microbes known as plasma cells that live in the gut create Immunoglobulin A, or IgA, antibodies that can travel to the brain to suppress inflammation caused by multiple sclerosis (MS).  The recent findings were published in the Journal Cell. Follow the link below for more details from the press release.

Lead Research/Investigator

Jen Gommerman

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