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  1. Japan discover molecule, causes rheumatoid arthritis : October 24, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Daily Times

    ... could lead to the development of a radical treatment," said team member Yoshinaga Ito, an assistant professor of immunology at Kyoto University. In healthy individuals, T cells, the control tower for immune cells, detect pathogens invading the body ...

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  2. Updated newborn screening test picks up rare condition in Utah babyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Deseret News

    ... to being a physician at Primary Children's Hospital, Chen is an assistant professor in the division of allergy, immunology and rheumatology at the University of Utah and has been very involved in adding SCID to the newborn screening panel in Utah. ...

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  3. Overweight kids misinterpret asthma symptoms, potentially overuse medicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    New research shows obese children with asthma may mistake symptoms of breathlessness for loss of asthma control leading to high and unnecessary use of rescue medications. The study was published online in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology , the official scientific journal of the American Association of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.

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  4. Dallas nurse now Ebola virus free, to be released, NBC reportsRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | Theflyonthewall.com

    Peregrine says data support Phosphatidylserine as potential target in Ebola Peregrine Pharmaceuticals announced the publication of a peer-reviewed manuscript, to appear in the Vaccines and Therapies for Biodefense Agents special edition of the peer-reviewed Journal of Immunology Research in a manuscript titled: "Effective Binding of a Phosphatidylserine-Targeting Antibody to Ebola Virus Infected Cells and Purified Virions," related to preclinical research demonstrating that the company's lead drug candidate bavituximab, a phosphatidylserine-targeting antibody, exhibits specific and strong binding to Ebola virions and Ebola virus-infected cells in vitro.

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  5. Rapid test to diagnose severe sepsisRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    ... 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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  6. New Report Available: MSD Pharmaceuticals Private Limited -...Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    ... The company operates in various therapeutic areas including metabolic, cardiovascular, vaccines, critical care, immunology, virology, oncology, women's health, dermatology, respiratory, virology, muskulotology and primary care. It is in research and ...

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  7. Emergency epinephrine used 38 times in Chicago Public School academic yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Science Daily

    ... of Preventive Medicine , and Gupta will present the findings at the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Annual Scientific Meeting, to be held Nov. 6 to 10 in Atlanta. "At CPS, it is our goal to prevent any health-related barriers to ...

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  8. An introduction to the molecular basics of aryl hydrocarbon receptor biology.Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... stimulate research on this intriguing transcription factor at the interface between toxicology, cell biology and immunology.

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  9. The aryl hydrocarbon receptor: a novel target for immunomodulation in organ transplantation.Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | CiteULike

    The aryl hydrocarbon receptor , which has been central to studies in toxicology for years as the receptor for the toxicant dioxin, is rapidly gaining interest in immunology based on its ability to influence T-cell differentiation. Multiple studies have documented that binding of this receptor with certain ligands favors T-cell differentiation toward regulatory T cells, and paradoxically, binding of this same receptor with different ligands enhances Th17 effector cell differentiation.

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  10. The aryl hydrocarbon receptor meets immunology: friend or foe? A little of both.Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | CiteULike

    The aryl hydrocarbon receptor has long been studied by toxicologists as a ligand-activated transcription factor that is activated by dioxin and other environmental pollutants such as polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons . The hallmark of AHR activation is the upregulation of the cytochrome P450 enzymes that metabolize many of these toxic compounds.

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  11. ACM Global Central Laboratory - Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare - Deals...Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    The company specializes in providing laboratory testing services in support of clinical research studies. It offers comprehensive testing services in the areas such as clinical chemistry, hematology, endocrinology, allergy testing, coagulation, immunology, serology, virology, flow cytometry, anatomic pathology, cytopathology, and microbiology.

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

    19 hrs 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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  13. Hypoxia in Plaque Macrophages: A New Danger Signal for Interleukin-1{beta} Activation? [Editorials]Read the original story

    20 hrs 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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  14. History and Evolution of the Advisory Committee on Immunization...Read the original story

    21 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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  15. One Lupus Patient's Extraordinary RecoveryRead the original story

    Yesterday | 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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  16. Scientists Develop Rapid Rest to Diagnose Severe SepsisRead the original story

    Yesterday | 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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  17. Gluck Center Interim Leadership Positions AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 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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  18. 'Breath test' shows promise for diagnosing fungal pneumoniaRead the original story

    Yesterday | 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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  19. New study identifies potential targets for personalized cancer vaccinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 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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  20. Interleukin-27: Can a cytokine with both pro & anti-inflammatory activity make a good drug target?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 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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