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Exclusive Licensing Agreement for CAR T Cell, TCR, NK Cell Programs and Associated Technologies for the Development of Non-Viral Adoptive Cellular Therapies GERMANTOWN, Md., BOSTON,
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Angela Nardella, M.S., QSM, MT(ASCP), is recognized as an NAPW VIP Woman of the Year for her outstanding leadership and commitment within her profession Garden
MD Anderson's Moon Shots Program key to Collaboration THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. and HOUSTON, Jan.
Food allergies can be a matter of life and death for those suffering from them, but how much is too much when it comes to triggering a reaction?
CONTRACTS COVER MORE THAN 4,000 U.S. HOSPITALS MARIETTA, Ga., Jan. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- MiMedx Group, Inc.
Camp Emerson announces the expansion of their food allergy program.
Today, MBS is announcing the release of three monoclonal antibodies to chikungunya virus.
Selexis SA announced today the first therapeutic biologic generated with the Selexis SUREtechnology Platform™ has been approved for market. Geneva, Switzerland
Today, ENTA announced that as of the summer of 2015, fellowship-trained allergist and immunologist Dr.
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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