The discovery could lead to new therapeutic approaches to a wide range of illnesses, including asthma, inflammatory bowel disease and psoriasis.
The role of the new cell is to protect the body from parasitic infection.
Dr. Kathy Sivils received the Gaylord Prize for Scientific Achievement.
Anoatubby, Burgess, 3 others join OMRF board of directors
OMRF discovery may help body fight infection, disease
Findings offer clues about stopping breast cancer, leukemias