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Bingxu Li discovered how STING helps trigger multiple distinct defenses against viruses, bacteria and tumors.

After 28 days, children in the transformed day care centers had more diverse skin and gut bacteria and a stronger presence of anti-inflammatory protein.

Higher levels of general inflammation throughout the body in older people may trigger extreme inflammatory responses.

The prize recipient discovered a mechanism of tissue repair that she harnessed to restore visual function in old, blind mice with retinal disease.