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Researchers striving to keep medical tools pathogen free

Researchers find ways to keep medical tools infection free.

10 Dec 2019 12:38 PM

Tumour immune cells can aid cancer therapies: Study

It could help identify which tumours are likely to respond to a particular therapy.

08 Nov 2018 2:20 PM

Here's how Zika virus strips immune cells of their identity

Researchers are hoping to examine other cell types infected by Zika virus.

11 Sep 2018 11:39 AM

Diabetes drugs help immune cells in controlling inflammation

Prolonged inflammation promotes the progression of many diseases, including obesity.

28 Jul 2018 11:07 AM

Scientists discover sweet spot of activity in immune system, key to fight cancer

The study has been published in Cancer Cell.

17 Apr 2018 8:18 PM


Doctor's own diagnosis drives quest for a cancer cure

Colleagues describe the dpoctor as blunt, honest and direct, traits that may have been sharpened by his cancer ordeal.

25 Mar 2018 12:37 PM

Study finds scorpion venom may reduce severity of arthiritis

Research finds one of the components in scorpion venom can reduce severity of disease in animal models, without inducing side effects.

27 Feb 2018 9:51 AM

Immune cells linked to very early spread of breast cancer

Future work will involve identifying the type of macrophages involved in early dissemination and exactly how the process occurs.

03 Jan 2018 11:22 AM

Alzheimer's may be blocked at earliest stages, say scientists

According to researchers, preventing certain structures from forming in human brain cells will leave people more resistant to Alzheimer's.

30 Aug 2017 1:29 PM

Immune cells may mount attack on Parkinson's disease

The neuroscientists-immunologists collaboration provides important evidence for ways in which the immune system help battle the disease.

31 Jul 2017 4:33 PM