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2013-06-24 19:38:34

A major study from researchers at the La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology provides new revelations about the intricate pathways involved in turning on T cells, the body's most important disease-fighting cells, and was published today in the prestigious scientific journal Nature.

2013-06-19 14:04:28

The majority of children at risk of type 1 diabetes who developed 2 or more diabetes-related autoantibodies developed type 1 diabetes within 15 years, findings that highlight the need for research into finding interventions to stop the development of multiple islet autoantibodies.

2013-06-12 23:17:03

Mediaplanet's awareness campaign aims to unite community and improve the search for both answers and a cure. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 12, 2013

Breakthrough MS Treatment Shown To Be Safe And Effective
2013-06-06 14:13:29

Northwestern Medicine researchers say they have discovered a big breakthrough that could help people suffering from multiple sclerosis.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.