immune system

How Insufficient Sleep Can Damage Your Immune Stem Cells

Posted in Medicine, Science on 30th Sep, 2022
by Alex Muller

The findings help draw a direct line between sleep problems and cardiovascular disease, as well as offering some clues to how general immune dysfunction can be triggered by poor sleep.

New Discovery Could Lead to Improved Cancer Treatment

Posted in Medicine, Science on 25th Jul, 2022
by Alex Muller

The finding could improve cancer immunotherapy, a promising therapy that targets cancer cells using the body’s own immune system rather than radiation.

New discovery could help combat side effects of cancer immunotherapy

Posted in Medicine on 30th May, 2022
by Alex Muller

Researchers in Liverpool and the US have made a breakthrough that could lead to improved immunotherapy treatments for some cancer patients.

Inflammation Mediator Shows Promise As New Multiple Sclerosis Therapy

Posted in Medicine on 2nd May, 2022
by Alex Muller

The work could pave the way for new treatments for MS and other autoimmune diseases.

Implantable immunotherapy "factory" fights cancer faster, more effectively

Posted in Medicine on 31st Mar, 2022
by Alex Muller

Researchers at North Carolina State University (NCSU) have developed a marshmallow-like implant that can train a patient’s immune system to fight off cancer.