Dectin 1

Researchers discover receptor that protects against allergies, asthma –

Wills-Karp and colleagues, including postdoctoral researcher Naina Gour, PhD, and assistant scientist Stephane Lajoie, PhD, who were first authors of the study, studied mice that were genetically engineered to lack dectin-1 were protected from allergic reactions.

published online February 23 in Science Immunology

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