A molecular connection hints at how a genetic risk factor drives Crohn’s disease

A molecular connection hints at how a genetic risk factor drives Crohn’s disease

Nature, Published online: 19 April 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-00979-z

Mutations of the NOD2 gene are risk factors for Crohn’s disease. Many aspects of how they contribute to the condition are unknown. The discovery of cell populations that are involved suggests new therapeutic options.A molecular connection hints at how a genetic risk factor drives Crohn’s disease
Source: Nature