immunology

Cancer Treatments Have Very Few Toxic Side Effects
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Drug development is so much more precise, binding to specific proteins and using antibodies to give exact mechanisms of action, that the debilitating...

DNA Mapping At Birth is the Norm to Avoid Disease Risk
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The evolution of micro-total analysis systems (singlecell analysis) and advancements in nanotechnology, coupled with more widespread Big Data technologies...

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Towards the end of his life, almost two millennia ago now, the naturalist Pliny the Elder noted that there was always something new coming out of Africa. Today’s virologists would surely agree....

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As the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) crisis unfolds in West Africa at this writing, the number of confirmed or suspected cases, as compiled by the World Health Organization, exceeds 2,000, with deaths...

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The table below lists prominent journals in a given specialty area according to three separate measures, based on metrics found in...

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The table below lists prominent journals in a given specialty area according to three separate measures, based on metrics found in...

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The table below lists prominent journals in a given specialty area according to three separate measures, based on metrics found in...

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To commemorate December’s World AIDS Day, ScienceWatch examines the hottest of recent research on HIV/AIDS. For this analysis, we turn to Essential Science Indicators (a subset of Thomson Reuters...

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Abstract: “BACKGROUND Blockade of programmed death 1 (PD-1), an inhibitory receptor expressed by T cells, can overcome immune resistance. We assessed the antitumor activity and...

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Abstract: “BACKGROUND Blockade of programmed death 1 (PD-1), an inhibitory receptor expressed by T cells, can overcome immune resistance. We assessed the antitumor activity and...

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Abstract: “BACKGROUND Blockade of programmed death 1 (PD-1), an inhibitory receptor expressed by T cells, can overcome immune resistance. We assessed the antitumor activity and...

REUTERS/Aly Song
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Close examination of the cell and molecular biology of cancer has yielded a raft of new compounds to supplement or replace long-established approaches via some combination of surgery, radiotherapy...

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