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3 hrs ago | Washington University in St. Louis

New center aims to use immune system to fight cancer, other diseases

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.

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Related Topix: Biology, Oncology, Health

4 hrs ago | Circulation

Macrophage Inflammatory Markers Are Associated With Subclinical...

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)

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Related Topix: La-Jolla, CA, San Diego, CA, La Jolla (San Diego, CA), Biology, Science, Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women's Health, Health

8 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

25 Companies Receive Grants to Attend Biotech Convention

Recipients will receive access to one-on-one partnering with internationally recognized companies in the bioscience industry and access to BIO's business partnering system, which provides access to more than 3,000 companies attending the convention.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Science / Technology, Biology, Science, Inventions, Genetics

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Science Daily

DNA looping damage tied to HPV cancer, researcher discovers

Certain strains of human papillomavirus are known to cause about five percent of all cancer cases, yet all the mechanisms aren't completely understood.

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Related Topix: HPV, Health, Science / Technology, High Performance Computing, Ohio State University, Genetics, Medicine, Biology, Science

Infection Control Today

Progress in Understanding Immune Response in Severe Schistosomiasis

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.

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Related Topix: Tufts University, Biology, Science

Mental Help Net

Your 'Healthy' Bacteria Are as Individual as You Are

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.

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Related Topix: Biology, Science

North Denver News

Great Lakes fish killed by lack of Vitamin B1

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 .

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Related Topix: Supplement, Vitamin B1, Vitamin B, US Geological Survey, Technical Services, Geology, Science, Biology

Newswise

Immune System Genes Activated by Estrogen May Hold Clues to Lupus Origin

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.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Lupus, Health, Columbus, OH, Infectious Diseases, Biology, Science, Rheumatology, University of Virginia

Nature Neuroscience

Postdoctoral Position

A postdoctoral position is available in the group of "Alphaherpesvirus immune and neuromodulation" at the Institute of Virology at Hannover Medical School .

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Related Topix: Biology, Science

Tue Apr 15, 2014

SFGate

Expert advice on reducing the risk of food allergies

Dr. Massoud Mahmoudi is board certified in Internal Medecine and Allergy & Immunology.

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Related Topix: Allergy and Immunology, Medicine, Biology, Science, Allergy, Health, Epinephrine (generic), Epipen, Pollen, Science / Technology

SFGate

Jim Allison confronts cancer, critics with immunotherapy

Sharon Belvin , whose melanoma went into remission after she underwent immunotherapy, warms up with Jamie Connelly before leading a weight-lifting session in Muncy, Pa.

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Related Topix: Texas, Startups, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Biology, Science, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Oncology, Medicine

GlobeNewswire

Premune Establishes U.S. Subsidiary

Premune , an animal health company focused on the development of new therapeutics for companion animals, today announced the formation of Premune Inc., a wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary that will be established as the Company's U.S. headquarters in New York City.

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Medical News Today

Enzyme involved in the regulation of immune system T cells is a...

For your information: MNT accounts were not affected by the recent Heartbleed bug, as we were not running a vulnerable version of OpenSSL.

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Related Topix: Biology, Science

KPIC

Spring Health Tips

Finally!!! It's spring. What a winter, especially for those in the northeast US.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Allergy, Health, Biology, Science, Life, Holidays, Easter, Food, Chocolate, Vitamin C, Supplement, Nutrition

Washington University in St. Louis

Children's Discovery Institute awards $3.1 million in pediatric research grants

Scientists researching pediatric lung disease, childhood cancer, malaria and short bowel syndrome will share $3.1 million in new grants from the Children's Discovery Institute .

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Related Topix: Biology, Stem Cell Research, Health

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

FDA Approves Merck's GRASTEK (Timothy Grass Pollen Allergen Extract)...

Merck , known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved GRASTEK Tablet for Sublingual Use [2800 Bioequivalent Allergy Units ].

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Related Topix: Medicine, Pollen, Health, Food and Drug Administration, Biotech, Merck , Healthcare Industry, Allergy, Conjunctivitis, Biology, Science

Slate Magazine

Allergies Are the Real Midlife Crisis

Allergies are mysterious things, especially considering they affect more than 50 million people in the United States.

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Related Topix: Allergy and Immunology, Medicine, Biology, Science, Medical College of Wisconsin

PhysOrg Weblog

Plague alters cell death to kill host

Northwestern Medicine scientists are continuing to unravel the molecular changes that underlie one of the world's deadliest and most infamous respiratory infections.

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Related Topix: Microbiology, Biology, Science

EurekAlert!

Plague alters cell death to kill host

Northwestern Medicine scientists are continuing to unravel the molecular changes that underlie one of the world's deadliest and most infamous respiratory infections.

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Related Topix: Microbiology, Biology, Science, Genetics, Medicine

NEWS.com.au

Breakthrough to help Leukaemia sufferers

A VIGILANTE paedophile-hunter was luring and secretly recording explicit footage of young girls online while extorting other men, a court has heard.

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Related Topix: Biology, Science

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