A team of scientists found a possible connection between infection and autoimmune diseases.
When parents of Layla Richards, an infant, were told that their daughter will die, it left them heartbroken and devastated. From the time she turned 14 weeks old, she has been enduring treatment for severe lymphoblastic leukemia
A gene editing technique, employed for the first time outside the laboratory, helped a baby recover from leukemia.
The experimental vaccine for Ebola is promising so far, the NIH REPORTED.
With the flu season starting, here are 10 ways to boost your immune system.
Researchers have discovered that T-cells - a type of white blood cell that learns to recognize and attack microbial pathogens - are activated by a pain receptor, according to a new study.
Immune T cells of newborn may have the ability to trigger an inflammatory response to bacteria, according to a new study.
Researchers reported that engineered T-cells were capable of fighting viral infections that occur after bone marrow transplants.
Researchers have found a way to target elusive cells that suppress immune response, depleting them with peptides that spare other important cells and shrink tumors in preclinical experiments.
Researchers at Stanford's School of Medicine have revealed in a new study how T cells, the immune system's foot soldiers respond to an enormous number of potential health threats.
A new case report detailed how scientists used a woman's own immune system T-cells to fight her cancer.
A new study identified a protein from the sea coral that could protect the body from HIV.
Researchers have identified an enzyme involved in the regulation of immune system T cells that could be a useful target in treating asthma and boosting the effects of certain cancer therapies.
Researchers found in rat models that colder temperatures appeared to promote cancer growth.
In a recent research, scientists were able to find a process which converts CD4 helper T cells into killer T cells. This will enable the immune system to attack the viruses, tumors and other infected cells more aggressively.