Nutraceuticals have potential for boosting the type 1 interferon response to RNA viruses including influenza and coronavirus

NOX2-dependent oxidant production inhibits TLR7 signaling

In light of worldwide concern regarding the recent outbreak of a deadly novel strain of coronavirus in China, it is fortuitous that two recent discoveries point the way to effective nutraceutical measures for potentiating the type 1 interferon response to RNA viruses.

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Newly Discovered Hybrid Immune Cell Could Finally Explain The Cause of Type 1 Diabetes





We’ve known for a while now that type 1 diabetes is caused by the immune system turning against the body’s insulin-producing cells. But exactly what causes this traitorous act has never been clear. A newly discovered ‘hybrid’ white cell could finally explain this, and possibly even help us understand the origins of a variety of other auto-immune disorders.

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Lysine: An Essential Amino Acid That Provides Abundant Health Benefits






Lysine recently became popular for its ability to help fight off or alleviate cold sores, which are caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV). However, lysine is more than just a potent supplement for herpes, since it’s also a key component in various physiological processes.1 Read on to find out how lysine can help you take control of your health.

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