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A long-term study evaluating maternal diet's impact on food allergy in later life is expected to uncover causes of allergy in children.
Researchers followed 179 people with hay fever for 12 weeks, and found that 39 percent of them had more than one flare-up.
Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason recently received a grant to research how blocking a particular molecule in metastatic breast cancer reduces both the growth of primary tumors and the number of lung metastases.
George F. Gao is director of the CAS Key Laboratory of Pathogenic Microbiology and Immunology at the Institute for Microbiology of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing; vice president of the Beijing Institutes of Life Science, Beijing; president of the Chinese Society for Virology, Beijing; and deputy director general of the Chinese Center for ... (more)
Sneezing, stuffy or runny noses, teary eyes and itching in the nose, roof of the mouth, throat and eyes are signs of tree pollen in spring.
Merck , known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved RAGWITEK Tablet for Sublingual Use .
University of Michigan President-elect Mark Schlissel before Michigan's game against Michigan State, Sunday, February, 23, 2014.
A time-of-flight mass cytometer is the centerpiece of the new Center for Human Immunology and Immunotherapy Programs, a center that helps scientists use the immune system to fight cancer and infection.
From the Division of Inflammation Biology, La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology, La Jolla, CA ; Department of Epidemiology & Population Health, Department of Medicine , and Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women's Health , and Department of Microbiology & Immunology , Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY; Department of ... (more)
Certain strains of human papillomavirus are known to cause about five percent of all cancer cases, yet all the mechanisms aren't completely understood.
Researchers at the Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences at Tufts and Tufts University School of Medicine have uncovered a mechanism that may help explain the severe forms of schistosomiasis, or snail fever, which is caused by schistosome worms and is one of the most prevalent parasitic diseases in the world.
When it comes to the communities of helpful bacteria living in and on people, "one-size-fits-all" is definitely not the rule, a new study finds.
Great Lakes fish in the salmon family that rely on the fish "alewife" as part of their diet face a major obstacle in restoring naturally reproducing populations, according to new U.S. Geological Survey research published in the journal Fish and Shellfish Immunology .
Columbus, OH - It's a phenomenon scientists observe whether they look at mortality rates in the United States, where medical care is relatively good, or third world nations, where medical care is often scarce: women are less likely to die from infectious diseases than men.
Dr. Massoud Mahmoudi is board certified in Internal Medecine and Allergy & Immunology.