New study shows that mice deficient in dendritic cell immunoreceptor are resilient against colitis and colonic tumor growth — ScienceDaily

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is an umbrella term for two diseases, Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, that are characterized by the prolonged inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract. This condition often leads to the development of colorectal tumors. Understanding the pathogenesis of IBD is, therefore, crucial to mitigate the incidence of colonic tumors. It turns out … Read more