Stress gets under your skin

Daniel M. Andrews, Mark J. Smyth

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleResearchpeer-review


The prevailing paradigms ascribe the initiation of immune surveillance to the detection of foreign or inflammatory 'danger' signals. However, new work indicates that immune cells can detect early signs of cellular dysregulation that precede tumorigenesis, even in the absence of non-self signals and/or inflammation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)119-120
Number of pages2
JournalNature Immunology
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Feb 2008

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