My watch list
my.bionity.com  
Login  

Immune Cells

News Immune Cells

  • The gut may be involved in the development of multiple sclerosis

    The gut has long been suspected to play a role in autoimmune disease. A research team has now identified evidence of a potential mechanism. It is incompletely understood which factors in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) act as a trigger for the immune system to attack the brain and spinal cord. more

  • A new pathway to "reprogram" killer cells

    Killer cells of the immune system detect and kill infected cells or cancer cells. Researchers at the Institute of Pathology at the University of Bern have now discovered that the mechanism by which certain immune cells kill their target cells can also be used to control the killer cells themselves. more

  • Intestinal bacteria could influence the development of multiple sclerosis

    A tryptophan-free diet in mice changes the composition of the intestinal bacteria and protects against symptoms of experimentally generated multiple sclerosis. Tryptophan is an essential amino acid, i.e. a protein component which cannot be produced by the body itself, but must be obtained from the d more

All news on immune cells

Videos Immune Cells

‘Bad Guy’ Cells Unexpectedly Prove Vital for Stopping Deadly C. Difficile

They Cause Allergies and Asthma, But They Also May Save Your LifeResearchers at the University of Virginia School of Medicine have identified immune cells vital for protecting us from potentially fatal C. difficile infection. Surprisingly, those cells are often vilified for their role in causing ... more

White papers Immune Cells

Infographics Immune Cells

How Do Hay Fever Medications Work?

With the arrival of summer comes a rather less welcome arrival – allergic rhinitis, more commonly known as hay fever. Despite the pollens of trees, grasses and weeds being the origin of hay fever, it’s a chemical produced in our bodies that’s actually to blame for the symptoms – and we’ve got the ch more

Publications Immune Cells

All publications on immune cells

Watchlist

This is where you can add this topic to your personal favourites

Your browser is not current. Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 does not support some functions on Chemie.DE