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Many patients with hypertension are treated with ACE inhibitors.
An analysis of lung and spleen tissue from patients who died of sepsis revealed certain biochemical, cellular and histological findings that were consistent with immunosuppression.
Normally, having the flu is little more than a nuisance. Other times, it can spark an exaggerated immune response and turn deadly.
While illnesses such as influenza are often little more than an inconvenience, sometimes they can become fatal, and now researchers at the Scripps Research Institute claim to have found out why that can happen.
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An international research team has identified a lung protein that appears to play a key role in smoking-related emphysema and have crafted an antibody to block its activity, Indiana University scientists reported.
13therapeutics, Inc. today announced that the company has received a new Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant from the National Institutes of Health, for $3.0 million.
Brazilian researchers have performed the first-ever autopsy study to examine the precise causes of death in victims of the H1N1 swine flu.
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