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Researchers Identify Potential Trigger for Autoimmune Disease

Researchers at the National Jewish Health facility in Colorado have identified a cellular process responsible for driving autoimmune reactions. They found that the removal of a transcription factor named T-Bet was responsible for autoimmune-like activation among specific age-related B-Cell (ABCs). By removing T-Bet from B cells in mice, researchers were able to significantly improve lifespan […]

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Gut Bacteria Linked to Emotion and Brain Structure

In a recent study of 40 women it was found that quantifiable differences of regional brass mass and emotional health was found linked to specific bacterial species. The two species of bacteria that were primarily investigated were Bacteroides and Prevotella.?Those women with greater recorded amounts of Prevotella species were found to have greater differences in […]