The 44-year-old patient has Hunter syndrome, which doctors hope to treat using zinc finger nucleases.
December 31, 2015|
A year’s worth of noteworthy quotes
December 21, 2015|
Health officials suspect recently reported cases of the disease in Liberia might stem from a flare-up of the virus in a survivor who became pregnant.
December 16, 2015|
The status of a person’s immune system can predict when a seasonal flu vaccination will not provide sufficient protection, according to a study.
December 1, 2015|
A rash of deformed lambs eventually led to the creation of a cancer-fighting agent.
November 30, 2015|
A second doctor shows symptoms of ocular disease after recovering from Ebola infection.
November 17, 2015|
The immune system tolerates the colonization of commensal bacteria on the skin with the aid of regulatory T cells during the first few weeks of life, a mouse study shows.
November 9, 2015|
A new study is rewriting 50 years of biological dogma by suggesting that mature blood cells develop much more rapidly from stem cells than previously thought.
November 5, 2015|
Gut microbiome composition can influence the effectiveness of cancer immunotherapy in mice.
November 3, 2015|
The virus can persist in several tissues where the immune system is less active. Researchers are working to better understand this phenomenon and how it can stall the clearing of Ebola in survivors.
November 1, 2015|
Adipogenesis in mice has alternating genetic requirements throughout the animals’ lives.