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Health News - Immune System

New study reveals how a potential HIV drug exacts its toll on viral populations
Fifteen years ago, MIT professor John Essigmann and colleagues from the University of Washington had a novel idea for an HIV drug. (Medical News Today)

Mysterious esophagus disease achalasia is autoimmune after all
Achalasia is a rare disease - it affects 1 in 100,000 people - characterized by a loss of nerve cells in the esophageal wall. (Medical News Today)

Exploring the possibility of creating a TB vaccine based on the cell wall sulfolipid
A new strategy which enables molecules to be disconnected essentially anywhere, even remote from functionality, is described by researchers from the University of Bristol in Nature Chemistry. (Medical News Today)

Epimutations enable bacteria and fungi to adapt to an unfavorable environment
Microorganisms like bacteria and fungi can evade treatment by acquiring mutations in the genes targeted by antibiotics or antifungal drugs. (Medical News Today)

Increasing MMR uptake by most cost-effective means
Giving parents access to a website containing information about the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine is the most cost-effective way of increasing its uptake, new University of Leeds research... (Medical News Today)

Paving the way for drug and vaccine development with first controlled malaria infection trial in Africa
The innovative PfSPZ Challenge is key to success for speedier testing of new malaria vaccine and drugsAn international research team reports the first-ever clinical trial demonstrating... (Medical News Today)

Fighting HIV infection with the body's natural virus killers
Using the body's natural virus killers to prevent and treat HIV infection has been problematic until now because of the strong inflammatory response these molecules can arouse as they get rid of the... (Medical News Today)

Neuron loss in Parkinson's model prevented by anti-inflammatory drug
An experimental anti-inflammatory drug can protect vulnerable neurons and reduce motor deficits in a rat model of Parkinson's disease, researchers at Emory University School of Medicine have shown. (Medical News Today)

Nanoparticle stimulate anti-tumor immune responses
Researchers at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer Center are exploring ways to wake up the immune system so it recognizes and attacks invading cancer cells. (Medical News Today)

Protein S100B in blood may trigger brain-damaging immune response
Could the body's own immune system play a role in memory impairment and cognitive dysfunction associated with conditions like chronic epilepsy, Alzheimer's dementia and concussions? (Medical News Today)

Healing promoted by antioxidant biomaterial
When a foreign material like a medical device or surgical implant is put inside the human body, the body always responds. (Medical News Today)

Why are some HIV-positive men are more infectious than others?
A new study led by the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) provides insights into the interplay among bacteria, viruses and the immune system during HIV infection. (Medical News Today)

The "stemness" of individual immune memory cells: a fundamental finding with implications for clinical cell therapy
Researchers in Germany and the U.S. have proven for the first time that specific individual cells of the immune system, termed central memory T cells, have all the essential characteristics of adult... (Medical News Today)

HIV vaccine immunogens designed
Scientists at Duke Medicine have found an immunologic mechanism that makes broadly neutralizing antibodies in people who are HIV-1 infected. (Medical News Today)

Controlled parasite infections suggested as medical treatment for Crohn's disease
Intestinal parasites such as tapeworms, hookworms and a protist called Blastocystis can be beneficial to human health, according to a new paper that argues we should rethink our views of organisms... (Medical News Today)

Pathogenic connection found between autoimmune disorders and cancer
Autoimmune disorders may share certain pathogenic mechanisms with cancer, according to a new report by George Washington University (GW) researcher Linda Kusner, Ph.D., published in PLOS ONE. (Medical News Today)

Promise for HIV vaccine as researchers find way to make 'neutralizing' HIV antibodies
Researchers from Duke University School of Medicine in Durham, NC, say an HIV vaccine may be in the cards after they have discovered a way to make neutralizing HIV antibodies. (Medical News Today)

Vaccine for dust-mite allergies being tested by researchers
If you're allergic to dust mites (and chances are you are), help may be on the way. (Medical News Today)

Linking the microbial and immune environment in semen to HIV viral load and transmission
While HIV is found in many body fluids, sexual transmission through semen is the most common route of infection. (Medical News Today)

CDC: HPV vaccination coverage among teens remains 'unacceptably low'
A new report from the CDC reveals that while HPV vaccination coverage among adolescents increased in 2012-13, it remains 'unacceptably low' and further efforts are needed. (Medical News Today)

HIV evicted from its hiding place by anti-cancer drug
A pilot study by HIV researchers from Aarhus University and Aarhus University Hospital in Denmark has shown that an anti-cancer drug can activate hidden HIV. (Medical News Today)

Immune cell discovered that plays neuroprotective role in the brain
A type of immune cell widely believed to exacerbate chronic adult brain diseases, such as Alzheimer's disease and multiple sclerosis (MS), can actually protect the brain from traumatic brain injury... (Medical News Today)

Targeting immune response rather than flu virus offers potential for new drugs
The seriousness of disease often results from the strength of immune response, rather than with the virus, itself. (Medical News Today)

Pharmacomicrobiomics: new research from Africa
The Human Microbiome Project (HMP) is a global initiative to identify and characterize the microorganisms present at multiple sites in the human body. (Medical News Today)

Intervention strategy in in low-income families helps parents nurture children and reduce inflammation
A new Northwestern University study suggests that an intervention focused on strengthening families can reduce inflammation, a chronic over activation of parts of the immune system that is important... (Medical News Today)

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