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Immunology: recognition of a unique partner.

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA.
Nature (Impact Factor: 42.35). 09/2011; 477(7366):543-4. DOI: 10.1038/477543a
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ABSTRACT The mammalian immune system can fight a myriad of pathogens. In part, this involves a superfamily of cytoplasmic receptors that dictate assembly of specific pro-inflammatory inflammasome complexes. See Letters p.592 & p.596

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