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Diseases that vaccines prevent can be dangerous, or even deadly. Vaccines greatly reduce the risk of infection by working with the body’s natural defenses to safely develop immunity to disease. Vaccines help develop immunity by imitating an infection. T



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Can I get a tattoo if I have psoriasis?

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:00:00 PDT

Tattoos are common in the United States, but they can pose significant health risks to someone with psoriasis. Find out more in this article.



Annual flu jab may pose greater risk for lung cancer patients under immunotherapy

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Lung cancer patients treated with PD-1/PD-L1 checkpoint inhibitors may be at increased risk of adverse events after receiving the seasonal influenza vaccination, according to the first study...



Recommendation against inhaled flu vaccine is good - for now - Pitt and CMU analysis finds

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Recent federal recommendations against offering the inhaled nasal influenza vaccine due to lack of effectiveness could lead to more flu illness in the U.S.



Inflammatory pathways link to obsessive behaviors in a common form of dementia

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Scientists from the Gladstone Institutes identified that mutations in a protein commonly linked to frontotemporal dementia (FTD) result in obsessive-like behaviors.



Tiny 'cages' could keep vaccines safe at high temperatures

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Vaccines and antibodies could be transported and stored without refrigeration by capturing them in tiny silica 'cages', a discovery which could make getting vital medicines to remote or dangerous...



Nanovaccine shows potential as immunotherapy for cancer

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 07:00:00 PDT

Nanoparticles that carry antigens can promote immune response that slows tumor growth and extends survival in several mouse models of cancer, study shows.



Giardiasis may be a disease of the ecology of the GI tract

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Colonization by the human and animal parasite, Giardia, changed the species composition of the mouse microbiome in a way that might be harmful.



Scientists rewrite the definition of vitamin A deficiency and its effects on the immune system

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

In a set of experiments in mice, scientists at NYU Langone have rewritten the definition of vitamin A deficiency and upended long-held explanations for how too little of the vitamin works its...



Altered immune cells may both contribute to preeclampsia and offer new hope for treatment

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Though the exact cascade of events leading to preeclampsia is unknown, reduced blood flow to the placenta (placental ischemia) is commonly thought to be a factor that contributes to the development...



Immune discovery points to therapies to improve stroke recovery

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Having a stroke damages immune cells as well as affecting the brain, research has found.



Five possible health benefits of pineapple juice

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Pineapples are packed with vitamins and antioxidants. In this article, we examine some of the health benefits that can come with drinking pineapple juice.



Gut bacteria may protect infants from intestinal infection

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

New research in mice offers evidence that Clostridia gut bacteria could protect against the complications of gastrointestinal infections in infants.



Variation in interpretation of allergy tests in UK and Europe

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

A new survey has shown there are large variations in the use and interpretation of a new type of allergy test (component testing) by doctors in the UK and Europe.



Scientists uncover mechanism allowing bacteria to survive the human immune system

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Researchers have uncovered molecular details of how pathogenic bacteria fight back against the human immune response to infection.



Research team discovers how immunotherapy can fight some cancers

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

What if our immune system could cure cancer? This logic seems almost too simple to be true, but it forms the basis of an emerging cancer treatment - immunotherapy.



New study explains extraordinary resilience of deadly bacterium

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Researchers at the University of Maryland have identified how the pathogenic bacterium Pseudomonas aeruginosa uses tension-activated membrane channels to stop itself from swelling up and bursting...



New evidence: Defective HIV proviruses hinder immune system response and cure

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Researchers at Johns Hopkins and George Washington universities report new evidence that proteins created by defective forms of HIV long previously believed to be harmless actually interact with...



Top research projects from the University of Illinois at Chicago

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 08:00:00 PDT

Researchers from the University of Illinois at Chicago are constantly pushing boundaries. In this Spotlight feature, we will discuss some recent advances.



Immune system can spot tell-tale change in identity of cancer antigens - study

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

A new study has identified novel mechanisms whereby T cells may be able to distinguish an emerging class of targets specifically increased on cancer cells.



Experimental drug targets nucleus of allergen-sensitized cells

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Transcription factors, the tiny proteins that switch genes on or off in the nucleus of cells, are considered unreachable molecular targets for drugs attempting to treat medical conditions.



Chaining up diarrhea pathogens

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Vaccinations are known to protect against pathogens such as bacteria or viruses.



Frog skin compound destroys flu virus

Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Researchers have identified a compound secreted from the skin of the South Indian Hydrophylax bahuvistara frog that may kill some strains of the flu virus.



Synthetic sugar against autoimmune diseases

Tue, 18 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Researchers are working on an innovative approach to treat a rare autoimmune disease of the peripheral nervous system, using a kind of molecular sponge made of sugar to remove pathogenic antibodies...



Specialized blood vessels enhance tumor-fighting immunotherapy

Tue, 18 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Scientists from VIB and KU Leuven, together with colleagues from the University of California and the Swiss Institute for Experimental Cancer Research have demonstrated that , anti-angiogenic...



More than a 'gut feeling' on cause of age-associated inflammation

Tue, 18 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Gut microbes cause age-associated inflammation and premature death in mice, McMaster University researchers have found.