Study Finds Inflammatory Protein Can Protect Against Spread of Herpes Virus

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A study done by UA COM-Phoenix researchers, including Basic Medical Sciences associate professor and BIO5 member Dr. Melissa Herbst-Kralovetz, have discovered a function in a pro-inflammatory protein that could play an important part in improving current and future therapeutics for the herpes virus. The aim of the research is to better understand important underlying immune mechanisms in the female reproductive tract to improve women’s health.