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Transgenic Rice Plants Could Help to Neutralize HIV Transmission

Iowa State University

An international research group, which included an ISU scientist, has proven that three proteins that can help prevent the spread of HIV can be expressed in transgenic rice plants. Using plants as a production platform could provide a cost-effective means of producing prophylactics, particularly in the developing world.

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Article ID: 699071

Researchers Uncover Immune Cell Dysfunction Linked to Photosensitivity

Hospital for Special Surgery

Researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) have discovered that a type of immune cell known as Langerhans appears to play an important role in photosensitivity, an immune system reaction to sunlight that can trigger severe skin rashes.

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Article ID: 699025

This Matrix Delivers Healing Stem Cells to Injured Elderly Muscles

Georgia Institute of Technology

Muscles of the elderly and of patients with Duchene muscular dystrophy have trouble regenerating. A new nanohydrogel with muscle stem cells has boosted muscle growth in mouse models while protecting the stem cells from immune reactions that usually weaken or destroy them.

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Article ID: 699012

Protein Droplets Keep Neurons at the Ready and Immune System in Balance

Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI)

Discoveries by two HHMI investigators show how proteins that organize into liquid droplets inside cells make certain biological functions possible.

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15-Aug-2018 9:20 AM EDT
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Article ID: 698986

Get Ready for Fall Allergies Because They’re Headed Your Way

American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI)

You may not want to think about fall allergies, but if you start planning now, your allergy symptoms will likely be much less severe, and you’ll be able to enjoy the beauty the fall season brings.

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14-Aug-2018 2:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 698784

Mount Sinai Researchers Artificially Generate Immune Cells Integral to Creating Cancer Vaccines

Mount Sinai Health System

For the first time, Mount Sinai researchers have identified a way to make large numbers of immune cells that can help prevent cancer reoccurrence, according to a study published in August in Cell Reports.

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9-Aug-2018 12:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 698944

Space Travel Carries Risks to Immune System Health

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

New research from Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine (WFIRM) scientists into the health risks of space radiation exposure shows a potential greater risk than previously thought.

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14-Aug-2018 10:20 AM EDT
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Article ID: 698933

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance again ranked in the Top 10 in the nation for adult cancer care

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) / University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC) is ranked among the best in the nation for adult cancer care by U.S. News & World Report for 2018-2019.

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U.S. News & World Report ‘Best Hospitals Honor Roll’: Mayo Clinic No. 1 in Phoenix and Arizona

Mayo Clinic

PHOENIX ─ Mayo Clinic Hospital, Phoenix, Arizona is again ranked No. 1 in Arizona and the Phoenix metro area, and No. 11 nationally by U.S. News & World Report. This marks the second time Mayo Clinic has been recognized with two hospitals on U.S. News & World Report's "Best Hospitals Honor Roll," which includes the top 20 hospitals in the nation. Mayo Clinic’s campus in Rochester, Minnesota, ranked No. 1 nationally. The results were announced today on the U.S. News & World Report web site.

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Article ID: 698871

Duke Team Finds Missing Immune Cells That Could Fight Lethal Brain Tumors

Duke Health

Researchers at Duke Cancer Institute have tracked the missing T-cells in glioblastoma patients. They found them in abundance in the bone marrow, locked away and unable to function because of a process the brain stimulates in response to glioblastoma, to other tumors that metastasize in the brain and even to injury.

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