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A delicate balance: Learning new ways that gut microbes educate the immune system

1 month ago   |   By Science Daily

An immune system that mistakes our good gut bacteria for an enemy can cause a dangerous type of inflammation in the intestines called colitis. An immune system that looks the other way while gut microbes spill past their assigned borders is equally dangerous. Understanding how the immune system learns to make a brokered peace with its microbial residents, called the microbiota, is therefore an important area of research.
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As it happened: Putin & Biden meet for first time since US president took...

As it happened: Putin & Biden meet for first time since US president took office to discuss stability, hacking & human rights

Russian President Vladimir Putin met with his American counterpart, Joe Biden, on Wednesday at a historic manor in the Swiss city of Geneva for talks as part of the US leader's... Read more ...

What Will Happen in ‘Cruel Summer' Season 2?

What Will Happen in ‘Cruel Summer' Season 2?

Now that we know this thriller is for sure coming back, we have some ideas about what can happen next. Read more ...

Chinese ministry dismisses CNN report on radioactive leak at nuclear power...

Chinese ministry dismisses CNN report on radioactive leak at nuclear power plant as ‘NOT TRUE'

This week's report by CNN of a leak at China's Taishan Nuclear Power Plant, and of authorities raising radiation limits outside the facility has been dismissed as “not true” by... Read more ...

IDF ‘neutralizes' Palestinian woman who rammed and stabbed Israeli troops in...

IDF ‘neutralizes' Palestinian woman who rammed and stabbed Israeli troops in West Bank

The Israel Defense Forces have said that one of their troops has been lightly injured after a Palestinian woman rammed Israeli soldiers near Ramallah before attempting to stab... Read more ...

Biden arrives at venue for summit with Putin

Biden arrives at venue for summit with Putin

GENEVA - GENEVA - President Joe Biden has arrived at the 18th-century manor house in Geneva where he'll hold high-profile talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Biden is... Read more ...

Baltimore police search for missing 70-year-old man

Baltimore police search for missing 70-year-old man

The Baltimore Police Department is asking for the public's help locating 70-year-old Delton Edwards. Read more ...

Trump will visit southern border as Texas Gov. teases crowdfunding wall

Trump will visit southern border as Texas Gov. teases crowdfunding wall

DALLAS - Texas Gov. Greg Abbott will host former President Donald Trump at the southern border June 30 as he drums up support for a privately funded wall, according to a... Read more ...

Face to face: Presidents Biden, Putin prepare for highly anticipated summit

Face to face: Presidents Biden, Putin prepare for highly anticipated summit

In a moment of high-stakes diplomacy, President Joe Biden and Russia's Vladimir Putin will hold a highly anticipated summit in Geneva, at a time when both leaders agree that... Read more ...

Amber Alert for 5-year-old Abel Keil canceled

Amber Alert for 5-year-old Abel Keil canceled

The State of Iowa canceled an Amber Alert issued Tuesday in search of missing 5-year-old Abel Lee Keil. Read more ...

MacKenzie Scott, citing wealth gap, donates another $2.7 billion

MacKenzie Scott, citing wealth gap, donates another $2.7 billion

MacKenzie Scott, the billionaire philanthropist known for her impromptu multibillion dollar donations to charities and racial equity causes, announced Tuesday that she has... Read more ...