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3 hrs ago | SFGate
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7 hrs ago | Globe and Mail
'My quest for knowledge is very high, and what turns me on is to be able to listen to a presentation that someone is making and all of a sudden, in my mind, I say, "Oh my gosh, this is connected to something else I know,"' says Tak Mak, director of the Campbell Family Institute for Cancer Research in Toronto.
8 hrs ago | SPACE.com
Life in space does strange things to the human body - it stretches the spine, it turns muscles to jelly, and now new research led by NASA shows that spaceflight confuses the immune system, too.
12 hrs ago | Health.com
Researchers followed 516 inner city children in four U.S. cities - Baltimore, Boston, New York and St. Louis - from birth until age 5 and found that at least 10 percent of them developed an allergy to milk, eggs or peanuts.
21 hrs ago | Medical News Today
This image depicts the structure of antigen 85B. Credit: Reproduced from Anderson et.al.
Older women face increased challenges in managing their asthma, according to a review published in the August issue of the Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology .
As Dr. Kent Brantly and Nancy Writebol make their way back into the world after a three week quarantined battle with the Ebola virus, the public may be wondering how exactly their doctors determined the two patients are no longer contagious .
New research explains the development of intraepithelial lymphocytes, immune cells in the thin lining of the intestine.
From the Departments of Internal Medicine/Rheumatology and Immunology , Pathology/Lipid Sciences , and Biochemistry , Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC; and Departments of Internal Medicine and Physiology, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas .
Editor at Health & Medicine Week -- Research findings on Immunology are discussed in a new report.
From the Departments of Medicine , Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics, and Human Genetics , University of California, Los Angeles.
Dr. Warner Greene is founding director of the Gladstone Institute of Virology and Immunology in San Francisco, and a professor of medicine, microbiology and immunology at UC San Francisco.
An experimental drug for the Marburg virus appears to be able to beat back the often fatal infection even when given several days after exposure, a new study suggests.
An experimental drug from Vancouver-based Tekmira Pharmaceuticals Corp. helped lab monkeys recover from the most deadly strain of Marburg virus, a close cousin of Ebola, even after symptoms appeared, scientists reported on Wednesday.
Marburg virus is closely related to Ebola virus . The two viruses, both members of the filovirus family, cause severe hemorrhagic fever in humans and non-human primates.
Almost a million Americans fall ill with pneumonia each year. Nearly half of these cases require hospitalization, and 5-7 percent are fatal.
Research toward developing new antibodies at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem's Faculty of Medicine could pave the way for more effective drugs to combat influenza infection.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 08:11 pm
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