Transplant Method Avoids Rejection of Donor Leg for Months in Rats
Transplant Method Avoids Rejection of Donor Leg for Months in Rats
A proof-of-concept study uses a strategy similar to the way tumors evade immune detection. The new limbs survive for more than 200 days.
Transplant Method Avoids Rejection of Donor Leg for Months in Rats
Transplant Method Avoids Rejection of Donor Leg for Months in Rats

A proof-of-concept study uses a strategy similar to the way tumors evade immune detection. The new limbs survive for more than 200 days.

A proof-of-concept study uses a strategy similar to the way tumors evade immune detection. The new limbs survive for more than 200 days.

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How Cancer Evades the Immune System
How Cancer Evades the Immune System
The Scientist Creative Services Team | Aug 31, 2020
Presenters in this webinar will discuss how cancer not only evades the immune system, but also co-opts it to promote tumor growth.
Measles Leaves the Immune System Vulnerable to Other Diseases
Measles Leaves the Immune System Vulnerable to Other Diseases
Ruth Williams | Oct 31, 2019
Two studies present biological evidence that measles infections in unvaccinated children wipe out immune memories of other pathogens, putting the kids at risk of other deadly diseases.
Antifungal Permits Flu?
Antifungal Permits Flu?
Jef Akst | Nov 21, 2013
A common fungus-fighting drug increases the susceptibility of mice to influenza infections.
Tumor Turnabout
Megan Scudellari | May 1, 2012
A cytokine involved in suppressing the immune system may actually activate it to kill cancer cells.