Eczema could be treated with a pregnancy protein

Fast Facts:

  • Japanese researchers discovered the HLA-G1 protein helps repair damaged skin on case study mice.
  • Also, reduces immune system activity – in response to dust mites.
  • The HLA-G1 protein is linked to fetal protection from maternal immune system attacks during pregnancy
  • The Study: mice were exposed to dust mites – Half the group were treated with HLA-G1 protein applied to their ears.
  • Results: Significant Improvement in those that had the HLA-G1 protein applied to their ears.

*Another step closer to solving this mystery!

Source – http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/318842.php

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