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allergic asthma

Pathway to Resolve Allergic Asthma Is Discovered

A group of Brazilian researchers succeeded in preventing allergic asthma from progressing in experimental models by increasing the amount of a protein. This increase...
Chemotherapy Drug

Chemotherapy Drug Paclitaxel Also Acts as an Immune Response Modulator

Researchers in Brazil have discovered a new effect of a drug widely used as a chemotherapeutic agent and offered to patients free of charge...
autoimmune diseases

Study Advances Understanding of How Autoimmune Diseases Develop

The human immune system sometimes fails to recognize tissue and organs as healthy body parts and attacks them as if they were harmful invaders....
Chagas disease

Study Describes Enzyme’s Key Role in Immune Response to Chagas Disease...

In an article publishedrecently in the journal Nature Communications, researchers affiliated with the University of São Paulo (USP) in Brazil describe the central role played by...
gastroesophageal reflux

Cashew Tree Gum Could Become a Weapon in the Treatment of...

A polymer obtained as a bark exudate from the cashew tree (Anacardium occidentale) could become an important component of the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux...
sepsis

Study reveals mechanism that leads to immunosuppression after sepsis

Patients who survive severe sepsis, which is popularly known as “blood poisoning,” typically experience a sharp fall in immunity in the years following discharge...
sepsis

Researchers Describe Novel Strategy for Combating Sepsis

In an article published in October in the journal Scientific Reports, Brazilian researchers describe a novel strategy to combat inflammation and reduce mortality among patients...