A study from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis suggests a strategy for preventing a chronic, slow-growing type of blood cancer from progressing to an aggressive form of leukemia.
Patients with rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, and other rheumatic conditions are more at risk for complications and death from pneumonia, meningitis, and other bacterial infections, yet most have not been vaccinated against infection.
Scientists from Trinity College Dublin have made an important breakthrough in understanding how inflammation is regulated. They have just discovered that a key immune alarm protein previously believed to calm down the immune response actually does the opposite.
New research has confirmed a strong link between four genetic mutations and progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML), a rare but often fatal brain infection that can be triggered by dozens of FDA-approved drugs.
UK’s Newton Fund supported Mexican scientist to develop vaccines against Chikungunya, Zika and Dengue
Dr Arturo Reyes Sandoval is the Director of the National Polytechnic Institute, one of the largest and most prestigious universities in Mexico.
Trial assesses the impact of two immunomodulators in reducing CV risk among rheumatoid arthritis patients
People with rheumatoid arthritis are at increased risk of cardiovascular (CV) disease, with studies indicating an approximate 50 percent increase in risk of CV events such as heart attack and stroke.
Researchers reviewed how dietary fibers modulate the composition and function of gut microbiota.
Residue from rinse agents is left behind on dishes after they are cleaned in professional-grade dishwashers.
Scientists at Scripps Research have reported success in initial tests of a new, nanotech-based strategy against autoimmune diseases.