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albicans is mediated by Pattern Recognition Receptors (PRRs) of innate immune cells.
More recently toll like receptors (TLRs), the pattern recognition receptors that regulate innate immunity and microbial tolerance, have been shown to be dysregulated in IBS.
Insulin appears to suppress a particular group of inflammatory mediators known as toll-like receptors, or TLRs, which are a variety of pattern recognition receptors that identify bacterial and viral products and other pathogens.
Keratinocytes surrounding a wound increased expression of the genes coding for the microbial pattern recognition receptors CD14 and TLR2, complementing an increase in cathelicidin antimicrobial peptide expression.
These receptors were later named pattern recognition receptors or PRRs because they have the ability to recognize molecules that occur across species in a large class of disease-causing microbes.
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