A study by Halim and Steer (2014) in this issue of Immunity shows that innate lymphoid cells type 2 (ILC2s) arecrucial for inducing adaptive T helper 2 immunity by providing interleukin-13. Another study by van Dyken etal. (2014) shows that ILC2s control eosinophilia and alternative activation of macrophages. © 2014 Elsevier Inc.
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