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(Medical Xpress)   "Boot camp for the immune system: How immune cells learn to discern friend from foe." Now you've got millions of tiny Sgt. Hartmans running around in your body - and that one Pvt. Pyle   (medicalxpress.com) divider line
    More: Interesting, Immune system, Thymus, immune cells, T cells, thymus gland, Immunology, Adaptive immune system, new study  
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2022-06-28 1:48:39 PM  
The work shows that T cells-in-training that mistakenly react against self-proteins either receive a command to self-destruct or get repurposed into other types of T cells that don't kill but instead restrain other immune cells from attacking.

I'm picturing some hardcore Japanese drill instructor telling one of his fark-ups he has a choice: commit seppuku, or go on execution detail.
 
2022-06-28 1:50:32 PM  
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2022-06-28 2:31:19 PM  
Every parent knows that bootcamp for the immune system is daycare and kindergarten.
 
2022-06-28 2:57:12 PM  
You Are Immune Against Every Disease
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2022-06-28 5:11:02 PM  
THat's why these detox idiots are so pathetic. Distilled water is best! No wait, it's alkaline water that's best! You need coffee enemas! etc. It's all dirp.

If people even knew how a simple small cut heals, they would be amazed.
 
2022-06-28 8:05:37 PM  
I asked for mine to be Sgt. William Schumann.
 
2022-06-29 12:30:55 AM  
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2022-06-29 7:48:17 AM  
Sgt Hartman was a horrible asshole.  If he's the guy you want to emulate in life, you're probably an asshole. If you're someone who goes along with a soap on a rope party, you're a weak willed piece of garbage.
 
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