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The Race to Understand 'Immune Amnesia'

Submitted by jayoung on November 17, 2021 - 11:38 AM

Previously, scientists thought the measles virus mildly effected the host's immune response (after an infection.) New research has yielded findings that the virus may totally reset a person's immune system, leaving those immunocompromised for years after fighting off the disease.

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BBC

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Zaria Gorvett

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