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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.
Deal Expected to Expedite the Development and Commercialization of Immunosequencing Applications SEATTLE, Jan.
- Trial results show novel S1P1 modulator produced strong, dose-dependent lymphocyte lowering - SAN DIEGO, Jan. 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
DALLAS, January 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Food Allergy - Pipeline Review, H2 2014" of 39 pages to the allergy therapeutics section of life sciences
SAN DIEGO, Jan. 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sorrento Therapeutics, Inc.
Lead Immunotherapy Product Candidate GEN-1 to Enter Dose Escalating Clinical Study in the Second Half of 2015 LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J., Jan.
Researchmoz announces new research report on Global and China Monoclonal Antibody Industry added to its huge database Albany, NY (PRWEB) January 05, 2015
Findings supporting novel approaches to inhibit or enhance immune responses for treating autoimmunity and cancer published in Nature Chemical Biology. ANN ARBOR, Mich., Jan.
Alliance Combines Amgen's Oncology Targets and Kite's Leading CAR T Cell Therapy Platform to Develop new Therapeutic Candidates THOUSAND OAKS, Calif.
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...
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
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