Target Tissues of Immune Attacks Too Often Ignored in Research, Study Says

Target Tissues of Immune Attacks Too Often Ignored in Research, Study Says

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Target Tissues of Immune Attacks Too Often Ignored in Research, Study Says

To fully understand autoimmune diseases like multiple sclerosis (MS), it is necessary to study not just the immune system, but also the tissue that the immune system is attacking, a study suggests. “We must move away from the present ‘immune-centric-only’ view of autoimmune diseases,” Decio Eizirik, MD, PhD, study co-author and scientific director of the Indiana Biosciences Research Institute Diabetes Center, said in a press release. “Indeed, trying to understand these diseases focusing on the…

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