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September 17, 2009

IL-7 may boost CD4 and CD8 T-cells, study shows

"Injections of the cytokine interleukin-7 (IL-7) led to "brisk" increases in naive and central memory T-cells and appeared to stimulate multiplication of precursor cells in the thymus, investigators with the small INSPIRE study reported this week at the 49th Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC) in San Francisco."

Read more in Aidsmap, September 17, 2009.