Heart attack or cancer?

  title={Heart attack or cancer?},
  author={Ruth Williams},
  journal={The Journal of Experimental Medicine},
  pages={2392 - 2392}
  • Ruth Williams
  • Published 2006 in The Journal of Experimental Medicine
The prime suspect behind inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) has been wrongly accused. Work by Hue et al. (page 2473) and Kullberg et al. (page 2485) reveals that the cytokine IL-12 was merely a cover for the real IBD culprit, IL-23. IL-23 promotes inflammation by corrupting not only adaptive immunity, as previously thought, but also the innate immune system… CONTINUE READING