Priming the immune system to attack cancer

Priming the immune system to attack cancer

Immunotherapies, such as checkpoint inhibitor drugs, have made worlds of difference for the treatmen...
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IL-21 protein a key part of immune response to central nervous system infections

IL-21 protein a key part of immune response to central nervous system infections

Researchers at Penn State College of Medicine now ...
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Scientists identify dozens of genes allowing cancer cells to evade the immune system

Scientists identify dozens of genes allowing cancer cells to evade the immune system

Toronto scientists have mapped the genes allowing ...
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Microbiome rewilding: Biodiverse urban green spaces strengthen human immune systems

Microbiome rewilding: Biodiverse urban green spaces strengthen human immune systems

A research team led by the University of Adelaide ...
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Study reveals bile metabolite of gut microbes boosts immune cells

Study reveals bile metabolite of gut microbes boosts immune cells

A Ludwig Cancer Research study has discovered a no...
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Doctor warns ingredients in some antibacterial soaps could weaken immune system

Doctor warns ingredients in some antibacterial soaps could weaken immune system

A UK doctor has warned that two ingredients someti...
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Boosting host immune defenses to treat tuberculosis

Boosting host immune defenses to treat tuberculosis

Current treatment regimens for Mycobacterium tuber...
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By exploiting a feature of the immune system, researchers open the door for stem cell transplants to repair the brain

By exploiting a feature of the immune system, researchers open the door for stem cell transplants to repair the brain

In experiments in mice, Johns Hopkins Medicine res...
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Alzheimer’s disease risk gene APOE4 impairs function of brain immune cells

Alzheimer’s disease risk gene APOE4 impairs function of brain immune cells

A study carried out with a new human stem cell-der...
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A liquid biopsy test can identify patients who may respond to immune checkpoint blockade

A liquid biopsy test can identify patients who may respond to immune checkpoint blockade

A new liquid biopsy test could detect microsatelli...
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