Epigenetic Regulation Allows Devil Facial Tumor Disease to Evade Immune System | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Epigenetic regulation of genes involved in antigen processing for display by the major histocompatibility complex allows devil facial tumor disease cells to evade the immune system of its host, the Tasmanian devil, researchers from the University of Cambridge, the University of Tasmania, and elsewhere reported today in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

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