Latest Monocyte Stories

2011-08-20 07:00:00

SeraCare announced the addition of Cryo-M Human Monocytes and Cryo-T4 Human CD4+ T-Cells to its AccuCell® Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cell (PBMC) portfolio. Milford,

2011-05-11 19:14:07

About two years ago, Dr. Philippe Gros, a McGill University professor in the Department of Biochemistry and a Principal Investigator in thd McGill Life Sciences Complex, described a mouse mutant that was immunodeficient and hypersensitive to the Bacille Calmette-Guérin (BCG) vaccine and to tuberculosis (TB).

2010-11-10 13:56:14

Dendritic cells, known to be the prime movers of the body’s immune response, are still notoriously difficult to study in humans.

2010-04-16 12:38:03

An increase in the release of monocytes from bone marrow into the bloodstream predicts how rapidly AIDS develops in monkeys and the magnitude of monocyte turnover correlates with the severity of brain disease in AIDS.

2010-03-08 13:24:21

Investigators have developed a new mathematical approach to analyze molecular data derived from complex mixtures of immune cells.

2009-12-02 10:17:20

The right kind of stress response in the operating room could lead to quicker recovery for patients after knee surgery.

2009-10-13 08:00:00

RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif., Oct. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ThermoGenesis Corp.

2009-07-30 13:15:00

BEDFORD, Mass., July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- VisEn Medical Inc., a leader in fluorescence in vivo imaging from research through medicine, announced today that scientists reporting in the July 31 issue of SCIENCE have discovered a key disease-related biologic pathway using an integrated and innovative array of in vitro readouts and advanced in vivo imaging technologies.

2009-07-30 13:52:31

It takes a spleen to mend a broken heart – that's the conclusion of a surprising new report from researchers at the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) Center for Systems Biology, directed by Ralph Weissleder, MD, PhD. In the July 31 issue of Science the team reports how

2009-07-15 12:40:04

University of California-Los Angeles scientists say they've created a blood test that might help predict a person's risk of developing Alzheimer's disease. UCLA scientists said they discovered a way to measure the amount of amyloid beta that is being absorbed by immune cells in the blood.

Word of the Day
  • 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'.