Methotrexate works remotely, from the gut

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In this COVID era, when many struggle to work remotely, methotrexate (MTX) has been doing so all along. In this issue of Cell Host & Microbe, Nayak et al. discover that MTX reduces immune activation due to off-target effects on the gut microbiota, potentially explaining MTX's anti-inflammatory effects.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)325-326
Number of pages2
JournalCell Host and Microbe
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 10 2021

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Parasitology
  • Microbiology
  • Virology


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