Whitehead Team Uses Affy Chips to Probe Immune System Response | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK, Oct. 25—A new study using DNA chips to probe the activity of the immune system indicates that dendritic cells discriminate between different kinds of invading pathogens, and are involved in directing tailored immune responses. The study, to appear in the October 26 issue of Science , was led by immunologist Nir Hacohen at the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research at MIT.

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