autoimmunity


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production of antibodies against the tissues of your own body

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The medical profession knows that elevated estrogen will cause inflammation of all the endothelial cells that line the arteries of the body, which can cause oxidative stress and damage free radicals, which may lead to allergies, autoimmunity, and cancer.
If the wrong decision is made, the organism will either succumb to the infection, or succumb to autoimmunity," he added.
Schmidt (2011) underlined rising prevalence rates of autoimmunity and discussed causes.
Today Phadia, the global leader in allergy and autoimmune related diseases diagnostics, announced the launch of Phadia's new allergy and autoimmunity testing instruments; Phadia 2500 and Phadia 5000.
They proposed that the vitamin D3 hormone might act on these receptors to control the T lymphocytes responsible for autoimmunity.
Curious about whether it might affect autoimmunity, Clark's group tested PEDHC in a mouse model for MS known as experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis.
The findings add to those of other studies suggesting that a significant number of children with apparent type 2 diabetes mellitus also may have diabetes autoimmunity consistent with type 1 diabetes, reported Dr.
In aggregate, these results are consistent with an immune response against Epstein-Barr virus being important in at least some patients for the initiation of lupus autoimmunity.
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BUDAPEST, HUNGARY -- Children with autism spectrum disorders appear to have immune responses different from those of healthy children, according to data presented at the 4th International Congress on Autoimmunity.
Lymphoproliferation in autoimmunity and Siogren's syndrome.
The University of North Carolina] proposes that in autoimmunity, the parallel image has been overlooked in the past, and may be, in fact, the culprit and trigger for autoimmunity.
OTCBB: GCAN) today announced that physicians from Tel Ha'Shomer Hospital in Tel Aviv, and GammaCan will present top line findings of the GC 101 trial at the 5th Annual Congress on Autoimmunity taking place in Sorrento Italy from November 29th through December 3rd, 2006.
Contract award: providing service for autoimmunity in indirect immunofluorescence tests required for 36 months.
17 /PRNewswire/ -- MedImmune today announced winners of a research abstract competition highlighting the work of tomorrow's potential scientific leaders in respiratory disease, inflammation and autoimmunity.