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Posted on May 24, 2017, 6 a.m. in Alzheimer's Disease Immune System
DNA Vaccine Protects Against Alzheimer's-Linked Proteins

New DNA vaccine, delivered to the skin rather than muscle, produces a different type of immune response that greatly lessens the chance of brain swelling.

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Blood Stem Cells Produced from Patients' Own Cells

After 20 years of trying, researchers have produced blood-forming stem cells, which can generate virtually every cell type in the body.

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Posted on May 19, 2017, 6 a.m. in Cancer Immune System Inflammation
Immunotherapy May Accelerate Tumour Growth

New study could have implications for the effectiveness of immunotherapy in combating human cancers caused by chronic inflammation.

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Posted on May 4, 2017, 6 a.m. in Immune System Diet Exercise
Training for Surgery

Prepping for scheduled surgery, much as an athlete would to build up stamina before a race, could reduce length of hospital stay.

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Posted on May 3, 2017, 6 a.m. in Infection Protection Immune System
Bacteria-Fighting Bandage Developed

New antibacterial wound cover, made from the shells of crustaceans, could prevent thousands of infections each year.

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Posted on April 27, 2017, 6 a.m. in Infectious Disease Immune System
Time of Day Influences Susceptibility to Infections

Circadian rhythm affects the ability of viruses to replicate and spread between cells, causing higher susceptibility to infection at certain times of the day.

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Posted on April 26, 2017, 6 a.m. in Immune System Diagnostics
New Types of Blood Cells Revealed

Researchers have identified new classes of white blood cells in the human immune system.

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Posted on April 24, 2017, 6 a.m. in Immune System Cancer Respiratory Skin-Hair
Fibrosis Reversal Through Inhibition of  ‘Don’t Eat Me’ Signal

Researchers reveal that anti-CD47, an antibody that is being tested as an anti-cancer agent, reverses fibrosis in mice.

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Health Benefits of Lion's Mane Mushroom

Lion’s mane mushroom, also known as hedgehog mushroom, has been used for centuries in traditional Chinese medicine and as a food in Asia.

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Posted on Feb. 23, 2017, 6 a.m. in Stem Cell Research Immune System Stem Cell
Stem Cell Therapy Halts Multiple Sclerosis

Autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation halted progression of Multiple Sclerosis for 5 years in 46% of patients.

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