(Bar-Ilan University) A team of researchers from Bar-Ilan University has developed a computational tool for analyzing genetic changes related to the immune system. With this new development, the onset of many autoimmune diseases, such as multiple sclerosis and celiac disease, infectious diseases, such as hepatitis C and flu, and various forms of cancer may be predicted.

Original source: https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2019-02/bu-mgd020519.php