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  1. BioProcess International Announces Winners of the 2014 BioProcess International AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | PRWeb

    ... M.D., Ph.D. Title: Chief Medical Officer (CMO) ToleRaM Nanotech; Assistant Professor of Surgery, Microbiology & Immunology - Medical University of South Carolina. Program Sponsors: GE Healthcare Life Sciences provides tools and technologies, ...

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  2. Hypoxia in Plaque Macrophages: A New Danger Signal for Interleukin-1{beta} Activation? [Editorials]Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Circulation

    From the Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine and Department of Pathology and Immunology , Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO. Correspondence to Babak Razani, MD, PhD, Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Blvd, Campus Box 8086, Saint Louis, MO 63110.

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  3. History and Evolution of the Advisory Committee on Immunization...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    ... Members were appointed by the Secretary of DHEW, bringing expertise in public health, pediatrics, epidemiology, immunology, and preventive medicine. CDC staff contributed data on disease surveillance and epidemiology during meetings that were held ...

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  4. Rapid test to diagnose severe sepsisRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... of sepsis and subsequent organ failure," says Bob Hancock, a professor in UBC's Dept. of Microbiology and Immunology who co-authored this study with John Boyd, a physician at St Paul's Hospital and an assistant professor at UBC. "We can test for ...

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  5. One Lupus Patient's Extraordinary RecoveryRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... or immune- mediated diseases. Dr. Tehrani is an associate professor and director of the Division of Allergy/Immunology/Rheumatology of Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine. Dr. Bussey is an assistant professor in the Division of ...

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  6. Scientists Develop Rapid Rest to Diagnose Severe SepsisRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Infection Control Today

    ... of sepsis and subsequent organ failure," says Bob Hancock, a professor in UBC's Department of Microbiology and Immunology who co-authored this study with John Boyd, a physician at St Paul's Hospital and an assistant professor at UBC. "We can test ...

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  7. Gluck Center Interim Leadership Positions AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Horse

    The University of Kentucky's College of Agriculture, Food and Environment has named David Horohov, PhD, as interim chair of the Department of Veterinary Science - a position which also serves as director for the Maxwell H. Gluck Equine Research Center - and Jenny Evans as interim executive director of the Gluck Equine Research Foundation. Horohov, professor and Jes E. and Clementine M. Schlaikjer Endowed Chair at the Gluck Center, specializes in equine immunology research.

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  8. 'Breath test' shows promise for diagnosing fungal pneumoniaRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Science, Industry and Business

    ... and researchers. Topics range from clinical descriptions of infections, public health, microbiology, and immunology to the prevention of infection, the evaluation of current and novel treatments, and the promotion of optimal practices for diagnosis ...

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  9. New study identifies potential targets for personalized cancer vaccinesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... cocktail-it could be done in a matter of weeks." "This study is hugely exciting because it combines cancer immunology with personalized medicine, which are two of the most exciting areas of biomedical research right now," Baker said. The research ...

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  10. Interleukin-27: Can a cytokine with both pro & anti-inflammatory activity make a good drug target?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    ... view provides an important perspective," says Co-Editor-in-Chief Thomas A. Hamilton, PhD, Chairman, Department of Immunology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio.

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  11. Antibiotics may help Salmonella spread in infected animals, Stanford scientists learnRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    ... carries implications for disease transmission," said Denise Monack, PhD, associate professor of microbiology and immunology and the study's senior author. "If this holds true for livestock as well - and I think it will - it would have obvious public ...

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  12. How lymph nodes expand during diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Science Daily

    ... habitat encounter bacteria and other pathogens that exercise their immune system, yet lab mice typically used in immunology studies are raised in - Metastases that were 2 millimeters or less in diameter ("micrometastases") in axillary lymph nodes ...

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  13. UCLA stem cell researcher honored for cancer researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Examiner.com

    ... the disease is the uncontrolled growth of one's own cells. Dr. Yang is an assistant professor of microbiology, immunology, and molecular genetics. Her previous research assessed a type of white blood cell known as T cells , which serve as the "foot ...

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  14. Characterization of a weakly expressed KIR2DL1 variant reveals a...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Genes and Immunity

    Correspondence: Dr SK Anderson, Basic Science Program, Leidos Biomedical Research Inc., Lab of Experimental Immunology, Frederick National Lab, Building 560, Room 31-93, Frederick, MD 21702-1201, USA. E-mail: andersonst@mail.nih.gov Members of the human KIR class I major histocompatibility complex receptor gene family contain multiple promoters that determine the variegated expression of KIR on natural killer cells.

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  15. The helminth Trichuris suis suppresses TLR4-induced inflammatory responses in human macrophagesRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Genes and Immunity

    Correspondence: Dr G Kooij or Dr I van Die, Department of Molecular Cell Biology and Immunology, VU University Medical Center, PO Box 7057, 1007 MB, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. E-mail: g.kooij@vumc.nl or im.vandie@vumc.nl Recent clinical trials in patients with inflammatory diseases like multiple sclerosis or inflammatory bowel disease have shown the beneficial effects of probiotic helminth administration, although the underlying mechanism of action remains largely unknown.

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  16. Identification of functional, short-lived isoform of linker for activation of T cellsRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Genes and Immunity

    1Laboratory of Tumor Immunology, Department of Tumor Immunology, Ludwik Hirszfeld Institute of Immunology and Experimental Therapy, Polish Academy of Sciences, Wroclaw, Poland 2Department of Biomedicine, Biotechnology and Public Health (Immunology), ...

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  17. Panel looks at international Ebola effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Michigan Daily Online

    ... the epidemic from both a local and global perspective. A. Oveta Fuller, associate professor of microbiology and immunology and associate director of the African Studies Center, delivered an introduction that touched on the nature of the virus, its ...

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  18. St. Charles uses new technology to battle the bugRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... a guessing game, we have definitive results for viral versus bacterial which is amazing technology," St. Charles Immunology Supervisor Sharon Reams said Tuesday. The Bend hospital got the machine last year, but expects this flu season will be the ...

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  19. PerkinElmer Launches Mantraa Quantitative Pathology Imaging System for Cancer Immunology ResearchRead the original story

    Yesterday | Freshnews

    PerkinElmer, Inc. , a global leader focused on improving the health and safety of people and the environment, today announced the launch of its Mantra Quantitative Pathology Workstation with inForm Image Analysis Software for cancer immunology and immunotherapy research. Unleashing the body's immune system to fight cancer through promising new cancer immunotherapy methodologies is one of the most promising fields of cancer research.

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  20. Raw milk consumption reduces risk of infant respiratory infections: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Dairy Reporter

    ... heat and without destroying the biologically active ingredients." Source: The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology Title: Consumption of unprocessed cow's milk protects infants from common ...

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