Immune cells in maintaining metabolism-a role unexplored.

Last updated 11th Jul 2019
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A pinboard by Anusree Mahanta

Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute for Stem Cell Science and Regenerative Medicine

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Attempt to uncover non-canonical functions of immune cells in regulating metabolism of other tissues

Conventionally, immune cells have always been known to participate in host defence against pathogens. Surprisingly, recent studies have shown some unexpected functions of these cells like controlli...