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Latest Intrinsic immunity Stories

2013-10-17 10:45:27

Scientists have discovered a critical new clue about why some people are able to control the HIV virus long term without taking antiviral drugs.

2013-01-22 14:00:59

The innate immune system detects invasive pathogens and activates defense mechanisms to eliminate them.

2012-11-23 10:53:50

New findings reveal the surprisingly complex protein-coding capacity of the human cytomegalovirus, or HCMV, and provide the first steps toward understanding how the virus manipulates human cells during infection.

2011-06-30 19:06:15

Although our body's defense mechanisms are usually capable of detecting and destroying many types of pathogens, some viruses are able to evade the immune system and make us sick.

2011-04-20 21:34:44

Thanks to a certain protein, rhesus monkeys are resistant to HIV.

2010-11-17 22:04:00

Viruses have led scientists at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis to the discovery of a security system in host cells.


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