Last Updated: Monday, December 02, 2013, 14:13
A novel new malaria vaccine has been developed by Oxford scientists and has shown promising results in the first clinical trial.
Last Updated: Monday, November 18, 2013, 20:44
Researchers have designed an `alarm signal` for the immune system which offers an "invaluable" early warning of recurring cancer.
Last Updated: Monday, November 04, 2013, 17:39
In an attempt to measure nitric oxide molecules, which carry messages within the brain and coordinate immune system functions, researchers have created a nanosensor that can monitor it in living animals for more than a year.
Last Updated: Monday, November 04, 2013, 15:30
Researchers have claimed that a toxin produced by the common bacteria Staphylococcus aureus -known as "staph" - causes immune-system cells in the skin to react in a way that produces eczema-like rashes.
Last Updated: Friday, November 01, 2013, 11:10
A new study has suggested that newborns are lacking in the toll-like receptor 3 (TLR3) that recognizes different viruses and mediates immune response to these viruses
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 29, 2013, 19:18
T cell researchers have discovered how a lipid secreted by cancer tumours stops the immune system from mounting an immune response against it.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 24, 2013, 13:31
Researchers have identified the genes that are most susceptible to sleep deprivation and are examining if these genes are involved in the regulation of the immune system.
Last Updated: Monday, October 21, 2013, 14:22
Scientists have discovered that flu virus infects its host by first wiping off the immune system`s cells, which are best equipped to neutralize the virus.