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Unveiling the Secret Behind Disproportionate Lupus Prevalence in Women

Health & Wellness  (tags: women, women's health, lupus, immune system, University of Pennsylvania )

- 54 days ago -
A group of scientists from the University of Pennsylvania may have found part of the reason lupus is more prevalent in women than in men: a defect that prevents the full inactivation of womenâEUR(TM)s second X chromosome in immune T cells.


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Leo C (312)
Wednesday April 24, 2019, 12:31 pm
Thank you for sharing!

Jay D (0)
Wednesday April 24, 2019, 12:37 pm
Interesting information. Thanks for sharing.
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