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2014-09-17 08:28:52

Pivotal Phase 3 Clinical Trial Targeted to Begin in First Half of 2015 PRINCETON, N.J., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Soligenix, Inc.

2014-09-09 08:31:27

MONMOUTH JUNCTION, N.J., Sept.

macrophages engulf dead cells
2014-09-08 02:00:50

Salk scientists identify how immune cells use two critical receptors to clear dead cells from the body, pointing the way to new autoimmune and cancer therapies.

2014-09-05 08:23:11

Newly Acquired SGX301 Orphan Drug Candidate Being Evaluated for Treatment of Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma PRINCETON, N.J., Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Soligenix, Inc.

fever origins
2014-08-28 03:00:29

Fever is a response to inflammation, and is triggered by an onset of the signaling substance prostaglandin. Researchers at Linköping University can now see precisely where these substances are produced – a discovery that paves the way for smarter drugs.

Scientists Find Control Signal For Immune System That Could Help Treat Autoimmune Diseases And Cancer
2014-08-18 03:19:20

When faced with pathogens, the immune system summons a swarm of cells made up of soldiers and peacekeepers.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.