Last Updated: Thursday, May 16, 2013, 12:42
In a surprise discovery, Melbourne scientists have found that malaria parasites can `talk` to each other.
Last Updated: Monday, January 28, 2013, 21:06
A newly-developed drug could kill rebellious immune cells, which prey on the tissues instead of defending them, causing auto-immune diseases such as type-1 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis and lupus.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 14, 2012, 11:30
Australian researchers have claimed to have made a breakthrough which could lead to treating the Type 1 diabetes patients.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 24, 2012, 17:28
A new anti-inflammatory drug could help boost survival in the most severe cases of malaria by preventing the immune system from causing irreversible brain and tissue damage.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 03, 2012, 12:27
Scientists claim to have found that a rare immune cell helps the immune system "remember" an attack.