Last Updated: Friday, May 14, 2010, 00:00
Cheese can help preserve and enhance the immune system of the elderly by acting as a carrier for probiotic bacteria, say scientists in Finland.
Last Updated: Friday, April 23, 2010, 00:00
Losing about six kg of excess
flab may help reverse the disturbed immune system of obese
people, particularly those with Type 2 diabetes, Australian
scientists have claimed.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 17, 2010, 00:00
With a new discovery about wound-healing process, scientists could offer better treatments to diabetics and other patients who have wounds that take time to heal.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 31, 2010, 00:00
In a key breakthrough,
scientists claim to have found how a major bacterial infection
avoids the human immune system -- ironically, a trick which
could help fight inflammation.
Last Updated: Monday, March 08, 2010, 00:00
Vitamin D, the sunshine vitamin, seems to be the nature`s best antibiotic, for a new study says that it fends off infections by boosting the immune system.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 23, 2010, 00:00
A genome study at the Methodist Hospital Research Institute in Houston has shown how strep throat germ circumvents our immune system.
Last Updated: Friday, January 29, 2010, 00:00
Scientists from Iowa and Iran have used cells from mice to discover a new strategy for making embryonic stem cell transplants less likely to be rejected by a recipient`s immune system.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 19, 2009, 00:00
Scientists have found that patients with recent-onset schizophrenia have higher levels of inflammatory substances in their brains.