Dome1–JAK–STAT Signaling between Parasite and Host Integrates Vector Immunity and Development

The authors report an evolutionary interspecies communication pathway involving a central Ixodes scapularis tick receptor termed Dome1, which acquired a mammalian cytokine receptor motif exhibiting high affinity for interferon-gamma.
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