Unique immune cell likely drives chronic inflammation, researchers discover

For the first time, researchers have identified that an immune cell subset called gamma delta T cells may be causing and/or perpetuating the systemic inflammation found with normal aging among the general geriatric population and in HIV-infected people who are responding well to drugs (anti-retrovirals). Co-authors Drs. Nina Lin and Jennifer Snyder-Cappione- Full article as published in Frontiers in Immunology