CHOP Research Institute

Center for Applied Genomics

Today's Research Becomes Tomorrows Cure

In the largest genetic study to date of a challenging immunodeficiency disorder, CAG scientists have identified a gene that may be a "missing link" between overactive and underactive immune activity. The gene candidate also plays a key role in autoimmune diseases such as type 1 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis and allergies.
Article by: Medical XPress; April 22, 2015