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An innovative technique for early disease detection, immunosignaturing.

Despite impressive medical strides, cancer remains a leading killer and overwhelming burden to healthcare systems, causing well over a half million fatalities per year with a projected cost of $174 billion by 2020, according to the National Cancer Institute. 922 more words


10 questions for PATRICIA URQUIOLA

The Spanish-born, Milan-based Patricia Urquiola trained as an architect and has designed some of the most poetic and practical furniture of the 21st century, including the clean-lined Clip bed for… 931 more words


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Laughter increases the activity of antibodies by about 20%, helping to destroy viruses and tumor cells.


Tertawa meningkatkan aktivitas antibodi sekitar 20%, membantu menghancurkan virus dan sel-sel tumor.

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Sanofi gives back rights to Merrimack cancer drug

After a series of late-stage failures, Sanofi has returned the rights to the cancer compound MM-121 to Merrimack Pharmaceuticals.

MM-121, a monoclonal antibody designed to block ErbB3 activation in patients with heregulin-positive tumours, has been tested in Phase II trials in partnership with the French giant in ovarian, breast and lung cancer. 772 more words

Monoclonal Antibody

A bit of positivity about progress.

So here we go again.

It’s funny how I tend to forget what the pain of accidentally ingesting gluten is like every time. For me, symptoms are very specific and only occur with gluten exposure. 677 more words


Using the ELISA to Detect West Nile Virus

Looking for a way to keep your immunology or virology lessons fresh?  Consider teaching the lesson from a biomedical diagnostic point of view!  Here, we describe how the West Nile Virus can be used to teach the Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assay (or ELISA). 622 more words