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2010-09-03 11:34:34

Cigarette smoke shuts off a key enzyme in airways that regulates the body's response to inflammation, according to findings from the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

2010-07-29 16:59:35

Mushrooms are among the many foods thought to play an important role in keeping the immune system healthy.

2010-07-23 02:40:41

Scientists at the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute (VBI) at Virginia Tech have constructed a mathematical and computational model of inflammatory bowel disease that allows researchers to simulate the cellular and molecular changes underlying chronic inflammation in humans.

2010-07-15 16:01:40

Immune system cells called macrophages spring into action to surround and destroy threats such as viruses or cancer cells.

2010-07-01 13:50:39

New research published in the Journal of Leukocyte Biology suggests bortezomib induces cell death in activated and proliferating T cells, leaving resting T cells untouched, offering hope for reducing or eliminating dangerous inflammation.

2010-06-17 07:58:00

AMSTERDAM, June 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanquin Blood Supply Foundation (Sanquin) and the Netherlands Cancer Institute (NKI-AVL) as a team are the winners of the 2010 Amsterdam Inventor Award for their inventions addressing "T cell Epitope Selection and Monitoring".

2010-06-10 15:32:22

Most of the time, the body's blood-forming (hematopoietic) stem cells remain dormant, with just a few producing blood cells and maintaining a balance among the different types.

2010-06-09 21:07:00

Most of the time, the body's blood-forming (hematopoietic) stem cells remain dormant, with just a few producing blood cells and maintaining a balance among the different types.

2010-06-03 05:45:00

BELGRADE, Serbia, June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Hard to Treat Diseases, Inc.

2010-05-28 13:53:10

New research from UT Southwestern Medical Center suggests that allergic reactions to pet dander, dust mites and mold may prevent people with allergic asthma from generating a healthy immune response to respiratory viruses such as influenza.


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friseur
  • A hairdresser.
The word 'friseur' comes from French friseur, from friser ("to curl, frizz").
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