Latest T helper cell Stories
Activation of beta-catenin, the primary mediator of the ubiquitous Wnt signaling pathway, alters the immune system in lasting and harmful ways.
A new study describes the complexity of the new T cell repertoire following immune-depleting therapy to treat multiple sclerosis, improving our understanding of immune tolerance and clinical outcomes.
Newborns are more susceptible to infections, presumably because of their immature and inexperienced immune systems.
WORCESTER, Mass. and TORONTO, Feb.
A team of researchers has reported a novel method for tracking CD4+ T cells in people infected with HIV.
Nearly half of HIV-infected teenagers and young adults forego timely treatment, delaying care until their disease has advanced, which puts them at risk for dangerous infections and long-term complications.
Research led by scientists at the Gladstone Institutes has identified the precise chain of molecular events in the human body that drives the death of most of the immune system's CD4 T cells as an HIV
In many ways, the spread of HIV has been fueled by substance abuse.
Cocaine use may increase one's vulnerability to HIV infection.
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