IL-10 polymorphisms are associated with IL-10 production and clinical malaria in young children

Infection and Immunity, 05/10/2012

Zhang G et al - IL–10 polymorphisms and IL–10 production capacity were associated with clinical malaria infections in young children. High IL–10 production capacity inherited from parents may diminish immunological protection against P. falciparum infection, thereby being a risk for increased malaria morbidity.

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