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A worm that infests mouse guts supplies a remedy for inflammation

Macrophages adhering to the surface of larvae of the nematode parasite Heligmosomoides polygyrus bakeri.

The larvae of parasitic worms (brown) affect the production of enzymes (red) by immune cells (blue and orange). Credit: Dr. Julia Esser-von Bieren, Dr. Arndt von Bieren

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Nature 580, 567 (2020)




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