Immune system

Metabolism of autism reveals developmental origins

Findings suggest new possibilities for early autism detection.

Promising breakthrough: Reversing autoimmune hair loss with novel treatment

This treatment allowed hair to regrow and dramatically reduced inflammation.

Scientists identified some proteins that protect against antimicrobial peptides

The proteins that shield the body against its own immune attacks.

Targeting various COVID variants by altering spike protein structure

Versatile antiviral nanoparticles, effective across SARS-CoV-2 variants.

Gut bacteria essential for conquering milk allergy

Gut bacteria and compounds in poop are connected to long-lasting relief in kids with milk allergies treated with oral therapy.

Gut bacteria shape the newborn immune system with neurotransmitters

Gut bacteria-produced serotonin encourages immune tolerance in infancy.

MIT researchers are using new nanoparticles to improve vaccines

Zeolitic imidazolate frameworks boost SARS-CoV-2 spike protein trimer immunity via Toll-like receptor activation.

Immune system evasion by early-stage cancer cells

SOX17 enables early colorectal adenomas and cancers.

TB vaccine reduces liver cancer tumors in mice

BCG option for repurposing HCC treatment with Mechanistic insights

Fasting diet reduces disease risk and biological age in humans

Changes in markers indicate reduced disease risk from fasting-mimicking diet.

Long-term smoking affects immune system

Persistent adaptive immunity changes due to smoking.

Rheumatoid arthritis drugs may prevent disease

Abatacept tested in high-risk individuals for rheumatoid arthritis in phase 2b trial.

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