Last Updated: Friday, March 07, 2014, 17:41
Researchers have now identified a critical link between obesity and diabetes.
Last Updated: Monday, March 03, 2014, 10:18
A research team has found how the immune system makes a powerful antibody that blocks HIV infection of cells by targeting a site on the virus called V1V2.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 01, 2014, 14:08
The mystery behind an essential weapon in the body`s fight against infection has now been unlocked - a discovery that can enable new strategies for fighting infectious agents and possibly prostate cancer and obesity.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 10:14
Researchers investigating the role of nutrients in helping the immune system fight against major infections have found that vitamin A may play an important role combating drug-resistant tuberculosis (TB).
Last Updated: Monday, February 24, 2014, 12:04
Researchers have discovered the presence of a novel subtype of innate lymphoid cells in human spleen essential for the production of antibodies.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 14:27
Scientists have unveiled the mechanism behind how dengue enters cells of our immune system, a finding that could help develop vaccine for the deadly virus.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 11, 2014, 14:30
Scientists have discovered a key molecule that holds promise for people who suffer from chronic inflammation as their immune systems overreact to `self` tissue.
Last Updated: Friday, February 07, 2014, 15:45
A team of researchers has revealed that fetal mice- especially males- show signs of brain damage that lasts into their adulthood when they are exposed in the womb to a maternal immune system kicked into high gear by a serious infection or other malady.