The role of T cell derived cytokines in Helicobacter pylori
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Biomedical Laboratory R&D
January 2021 -
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Project Summary Helicobacter pylori infection can serve as a highly relevant, rigorous and tractable model to investigate an understudied area within the host-pathogen interactions, bacterial-driven carcinogenesis infection. Helicobacter pylori infection is the number one risk factor for the development of gastric cancer. Interestingly, while Helicobacter pylori colonization is very common, only a small percentage of infected people will go on to develop gastric cancer as a result of colonizatio...