Bacteria in the intestine influence motor dysfunction and neuroinflammation in a mouse model of Parkinson’s disease.
April 28, 2014|
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
April 1, 2014|
With much of his early career dictated by US Navy interests, Carl June drew inspiration from malaria, bone marrow transplantation, and HIV in his roundabout path to a breakthrough in cancer immunotherapy.
April 1, 2014|
Using patients’ own immune systems to fight cancer
March 19, 2014|
Exposure to vitamin A in the womb influences immune system development and lifelong ability to fight infections, a mouse study shows.
March 1, 2014|
Researchers are using snowdrifts to artificially warm Arctic tundra during winter and finding that more carbon is released from the soil than plants can soak up from the atmosphere.
February 7, 2014|
Federal stem cell regulations vary; Salmonella exploit host immune system; microglia help maintain synaptic connections; prosthesis re-creates feeling of touch
February 6, 2014|
Salmonella enterica can exploit a standard immune response in mice to promote its own growth.
February 2, 2014|
Without microglia to pluck off unwanted synapses in early life, mouse brains develop with weaker connections, leading to altered social behavior.
January 20, 2014|
Injection of microscopic particles of a plastic-like material protects mice from cardiac tissue damage following heart attack.
December 19, 2013|
During HIV infection, CD4 T cells in lymphoid tissues initiate a highly inflammatory form of cell death that helps cripple the immune system.