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IL-23: a master regulator in Crohn disease

Three studies should shift thinking about the causes of inflammatory bowel disease. It seems that researchers have been focusing on the wrong cytokine as a driving force.

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Figure 1: Shifting paradigms in the pathogenesis of IBD.

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Neurath, M. IL-23: a master regulator in Crohn disease. Nat Med 13, 26–27 (2007).

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