Latest Human leukocyte antigen Stories
A new study determined that African Americans who smoke cigarettes have a higher risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis (RA).
UCLA researchers have pinpointed the culprit behind chronic rejection of heart, lung and kidney transplants.
Scientists at Johns Hopkins have taken a less-is-more approach to designing effective drug treatments that are precisely tailored to disease-causing pathogens, such as viruses and bacteria, and cancer cells, any of which can trigger the body's immune system defenses.
A team of researchers has discovered new evidence that Parkinson's disease may have an infectious or autoimmune origin.
Researchers with the National Institutes of Health have found susceptibility to Behcet's disease, a painful, inflammatory condition, to be associated with genes involved in the body's immune response.
Defined sets of factors can reprogram human cells to induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cells.
Genome Institute of Singapore and Sun Yat-Sen University Cancer Centre identify 3 new susceptibility genes in genome-wide association study of nasopharyngeal carcinoma.
A new finding from the Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard may have implications for designing an effective AIDS vaccine.
ADDISON, Texas, April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- New guidelines to diagnose and treat antibody mediated rejection (AMR) in cardiac transplant patients will be the focus of a consensus conference today at the Hilton Chicago.
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