Cystic Fibrosis and Glutathione
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GSH fights Mycobacteria
Posted by Hope on November 26, 2012, 9:28 am
"We report that by enhancing GSH levels, T-cells are able to inhibit the growth of M. tb inside macrophages. In addition, those GSH-replenished T cell cultures produced increased levels of Interleukin-2 (IL-2), Interleukin-12 (IL-12), and Interferon-gamma (IFN-γ
, cytokines, which are known to be crucial for the control of intracellular pathogens."
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