Clinical outcome upon infection with SARS-CoV-2 ranges from silent infection to lethal COVID-19. Qian Zhang and her team identified autosomal-recessive or autosomal-dominant deficiencies of genes in the type I IFN circuit in 23 patients (3.5%) 17 to 77 years of age. She will show that inborn errors of TLR3- and IRF7- dependent type I IFN
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Plasmodium falciparum uses multiple strategies to evade the human immune response. While infection is established by a small number of sporozoites that are largely ignored by the immune system, the abundant blood stage parasites use multiple and polymorphic variant surface antigens to avoid clearance and subvert the immune response. From