Quantcast

Latest Human leukocyte antigen Stories

2010-11-24 07:53:45

UCLA researchers have pinpointed the culprit behind chronic rejection of heart, lung and kidney transplants.

2010-11-23 12:55:03

A new study determined that African Americans who smoke cigarettes have a higher risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis (RA).

2010-11-18 17:21:06

UCLA researchers have pinpointed the culprit behind chronic rejection of heart, lung and kidney transplants.

2010-11-01 15:12:07

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.

2010-08-16 14:27:42

A team of researchers has discovered new evidence that Parkinson's disease may have an infectious or autoimmune origin.

2010-07-13 15:19:48

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.

2010-06-18 01:53:51

Defined sets of factors can reprogram human cells to induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cells.

2010-05-31 13:06:10

Genome Institute of Singapore and Sun Yat-Sen University Cancer Centre identify 3 new susceptibility genes in genome-wide association study of nasopharyngeal carcinoma.

39c7f21f008245a421c365fc32d4708a1
2010-05-06 09:10:00

A new finding from the Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard may have implications for designing an effective AIDS vaccine.


Word of the Day
honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.