Species.sorder Gives Modelers first glimpse of the development of the immune systemchildren born without thymus have Duke University Medical Center researchers a rare opportunity to watch as as a new immune system develops its population of infection T cells.
TB is the leading cause of death from infectious diseases in the world today and is responsible for one quarter of the adult preventable deaths, according to the World Health Organization . TB kills someone every 20 seconds, with approximately 4400 people die every day. The WHO estimates that one-third of the world ‘s population is infected.The study, which has by researchers that Manchester and the Medical Research Council National Institute for Medical Research carried out and in the journal Nature, the blueprint for development of new drugs for of HIV infection say the researchers.
The study was funded by the the Medical Research Council, the EU seventh framework program of and the European leucodystrophy Association.