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OXFORD, England, April 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ~ A Phase I/IIa study of IMCgp100: partial and complete durable responses with a novel first-in-class
SDIX Achieves ISO 13485:2003 Certification Newark, DE (PRWEB) April 07, 2015 SDIX, LLC, a leading immuno-solution company, specializing in the design,
Separating circulating cancer cells from blood cells for diagnostic, prognostic and treatment purposes may become much easier using an acoustic separation method and an inexpensive, disposable chip, according to a team of engineers.
LONDON, April 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Allergy diagnostics is used to determine the nature and treatment course of allergic diseases.
Akron General expert talks about the spring allergy season and provides tips on how to find relief from spring allergies. Akron, Ohio (PRWEB) April 06, 2015
Adds Immuno-Oncology Development Strength to AnaptysBio's Product Pipeline SAN DIEGO, April 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- AnaptysBio, Inc., a leader in the discovery and development of therapeutic
The overuse of antibiotics has led to the rise of superbugs like Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and a new study has found that MRSA, like all things evil, is actually strengthened by cigarette smoke.
Longer days, warmer winds and soaking spring rains bring out wildflowers in abundance, but those same conditions lead to an uptick in allergy reports for those most affected by springtime allergens.
New research report “Global & USA Cancer Immunotherapy Market Analysis to 2020: Antibody Drug Conjugates (ADCs), Bispecific Monoclonal Antibodies, Cancer Vaccines, Cytokines, Interferons,
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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