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2013-06-04 12:47:55

When DNA that turns up in the wrong place in mammalian cells, the innate immune system reacts by secreting interferons.

2013-05-25 23:01:44

New research by scientists at the Vitiligo Research Foundation now shows that established immunomodulator drugs such as Sodium oxodihydroacridinylacetate may be effective in stopping vitiligo,


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'.