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SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., March 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Tobira Therapeutics, Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of novel treatments
Claritin, the #1 Selling Non-Drowsy Allergy Brand, is the Proud Sponsor of Spring NEW YORK, March 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer HealthCare, the makers of Claritin(®), the #1 selling non-drowsy
NEW YORK and ANN ARBOR, Mich., March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Lycera Corp., a biopharmaceutical company developing breakthrough medicines
--Study Published in PLOS ONE Shows MeMed's Immune System-Based Test Accurately Determined Whether an Infection is Caused by a Bacteria or Virus-- TIRAT CARMEL, Israel, March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/
Allergy sufferers are encouraged to share the #HappySmells they experience this season CHATTANOOGA, Tenn., March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Nasacort(®) Allergy 24HR is teaming up with
Iodine's allergy tool uses new technology to make it easier for people to find the right medication for them. SAN FRANCISCO, March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time for what might be the
SEATTLE, March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Adaptive Biotechnologies Corporation, the pioneer in leveraging next generation sequencing to profile T-cell and B-cell receptors, today announced that members
One human antibody known as BI 655066 is a promising candidate to be used to target the inflammation-causing protein, interleukin-23.
NantCell To Acquire Exclusive Rights to Antibodies Including CAR-TNK(TM) Products and the Checkpoint Inhibitors PD-1 and PD-L1 SAN DIEGO, Mar.
The appendix is a dead-end tube like structure, ranging from 2 to 20 cm, that spans off the cecum of the colon. It is attached to the lower part of the large intestine. Formation and Orientation The appendix can be found in many mammals including marsupials, euarchontoglires (rodents) as wells as humans of course. It is also an organ that forms in the embryotic stage during pregnancy. McBurney’s Point, the point that is one-third the distance from infront and above the spinal cord...
A lymph node is an immune system organ that is widely distributed throughout various places in the body. There are about 500-600 nodes in an individual adult, with clusters of lymph nodes found in the underarms, groin, neck, chest, and abdomen. The lymphatic system as a whole is responsible for acting as the body’s primary mechanism of defense. Each node is oval-shaped, and measures between a few millimeters and a few centimeters long. They are linked to one another by lymphatic vessels and...
The thymus gland is an endocrine organ of the immune system located anteriolateral to the trachea and in between the lungs. Its primary function is to build T lymphocytes for the body’s immune system; therefore, it is most important during childhood and puberty, when it reaches its maximum size. After puberty, it will begin to atrophy and shrink in size. Old age generally brings about hypotrophy of the thymus. In children the thymus is grayish-pink in color and in adults it is yellow. On...
A virus is a small infectious agent that replicates inside the living cells of organisms. It is a small infectious agent that can replicate only inside the living cells of organisms. Most are too small to be seen by anything but a microscope and they infect all organisms from animals to plants to bacteria. The first one discovered was the tobacco virus in 1898. Since then around 5,000 viruses have been described in detail although there are millions of different types. They are found in...
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