Single-Cell RNA Sequencing Study Reveals New Innate Lymphoid Cell Subpopulations | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Using single-cell RNA sequencing to uncover transcriptional clusters, a Swedish team reporting in Nature Immunology has identified new sub-populations within at least one group of innate lymphoid cells (ILC), the diverse group of immune cells tasked with maintaining mucosal barriers, contributing to homeostasis, and helping to mediate inflammation.

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