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2013-09-10 11:09:13

UCSF experiments halt pancreas destruction in mouse model of diabetes Scientists from UC San Francisco have identified a new way to manipulate the immune system that may keep it from attacking the body’s own molecules in autoimmune diseases such as type 1 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis and multiple sclerosis. The researchers, led by immunologist Mark Anderson, MD, PhD, a professor with the UCSF Diabetes Center, have discovered a distinctive type of immune cell called an eTAC, which...

2013-08-27 23:04:06

Hundreds of medical professionals from a variety of specialties, convened at the JW Marriott- LA Live last weekend, August 16th and 17th, to extend their medical education. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 The main objective of the course was to inform practitioners on the relationship between food and the manifestation of diseases into the body and how to better their patients’ overall well-being. The two-day symposium featured several expert medical faculty who presented...

2013-07-05 23:03:26

Medical Professionals seeking advanced medical education will gather at the JW Marriott- LA Live in August for Gut, Brain, and Autoimmune Disorders course Boca Raton, Florida (PRWEB) July 05, 2013 The Symposium will provide attendees with the opportunity to understand the connections between food and disease manifestations. Another main focus will be GI and neurological disorders and other organ systems including the cardiovascular system. Upon completion, participants of this course...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.