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LOS ANGELES, April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Amazing Solutions (http://www.amazing-solutions.com), a respected maker of
BOSTON, April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- AbVitro Inc., a therapeutic and target discovery company announced that it will be presenting data on the Identification of Novel Pancreatic Cancer-Specific
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OXFORD, England, April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Immunocore Limited, a world-leading biotechnology company developing novel biological drugs to treat cancer and other diseases,
Researchers at MIT have found success by combining two branches of the immune system to work fighting cancer.
SEATTLE, April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Adaptive Biotechnologies, the company pioneering Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) applications for cancer immunology, and its collaborators will present
ANDOVER, Mass., April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- TransMedics, the company that developed the Organ Care System (OCS(TM)) announces that the groundbreaking series of adult heart transplants from
AUSTIN, Texas, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Luminex Corporation (NASDAQ: LMNX) today announced that it expects to report results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015 on Monday, May 4,
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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...
The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology is a medical journal established in 1929 as the Journal of Allergy. It is published by Elsevier. It obtained its current name in 1971. It is the official journal of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. This journal publishes timely clinical papers, instructive case reports, and detailed examinations of state-of-the-art equipment and techniques to clinical allergists, immunologists, dermatologists, internists, and other...
Clostridium tetani is a rod-shaped, anaerobic bacterium of the genus Clostridium. It's a gram-positive and resembles tennis rackets or drumsticks on a gram stain. It can be found as spores in soil and the gastrointestinal tract of animals. It produces a potent biological toxin which is the causative agent of tetanus. Ancient people recognized the relationship between wounds and fatal muscle spasms. Arthur Nicolaier isolated tetanus from soil bacteria. Antonie Carl and Giorgio Rattone...
The Cowpox virus causes a skin disease known as cowpox. It is related to the vaccinia virus and gained its name because it spread by dairymaids touching the udders of infected cows. It manifests as red blisters. It is similar to smallpox although much milder and was actually the basis of the first smallpox vaccine. A person who recovers from cowpox is immune to smallpox. In 1980 the World Health Organization announced that smallpox was the first disease to be eradicated world wide by a...
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