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Pain and itch blocking antibody discovered May 23, 10:35 am
Washington, May 23 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a new antibody that simultaneously blocks the sensations of pain and itching in studies with mice.
Potential asthma treatment discovered May 21, 3:17 pm
Washington, May 21 (ANI): Researchers at St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton and McMaster University have successfully tested an antibody that can improve the quality of life for individuals with asthma by relieving inflammation in the lungs.
HIV vaccine comes closer to reality Mar 3, 10:05 am
Washington, March 3 (ANI): A research team has found how the immune system makes a powerful antibody that blocks HIV infection of cells by targeting a site on the virus called V1V2.
Washington, Feb. 23 (ANI): A new study has revealed that an antibody found in the blood of people with multiple sclerosis (MS) may be present long before the onset of the disease and its symptoms.
Antibody that can help immune system fight off flu virus identified Dec 24, 11:24 am
Washington, Dec 24 (ANI): A new study has suggested that an antibody that blocks a component of a key signalling pathway in the respiratory airways could help the immune system rid the body of the influenza virus.
Testosterone cuts flu vaccine's effectiveness among men Dec 24, 10:52 am
Washington, Dec. 24 (ANI): Researchers have identified a link between certain genes affected by testosterone and antibody responses to an influenza vaccine.
Antibody fragment that fights Alzheimer's disease in mice developed Oct 28, 10:09 am
Washington, Oct 28 (ANI): Researchers have conducted trials with mice by injecting a specific antibody fragment against soluble aggregates of the A peptide, responsible for the toxicity and cell death characteristic of Alzheimer's disease.
Shark's blood may harbour human breast cancer cure Sep 27, 12:14 pm
Melbourne, Sept 27 (ANI): Researchers have claimed that a type of antibody found only in the blood of sharks could help tackle breast cancer.
New hope for debilitating inflammatory bowel disease sufferers Aug 25, 11:33 am
Washington, Aug 25 (ANI): A new intravenous antibody medication, vedolizumab has shown positive results for treating both Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.
Washington, April 5 (ANI): Observing the evolution of a particular type of antibody in an infected HIV-1 patient has provided insights that will enable vaccination strategies that mimic the actual antibody development within the body.
More effective HIV vaccine comes closer to reality Apr 4, 12:29 pm
Washington, Apr 4 (ANI): Scientists have for the first time determined how both the virus and a resulting strong antibody response co-evolved in one HIV-infected individual.
Unique human antibody can counteract broad range of flu viruses Sep 17, 11:09 am
London, September 17 (ANI): Scientists from The Scripps Research Institute and Sea Lane Biotechnologies have identified the co-crystal structure of a human antibody that can neutralize influenza viruses in a unique way.
New drug candidate gives 100pc protection against influenza Sep 11, 4:24 pm
Washington, September 11 (ANI): Visterra, Inc. has announced the presentation of positive data from a preclinical study evaluating the efficacy of the company's lead product candidate, VIS410, a broadly protective, fully human monoclonal antibody being developed for influenza A infections.
London, September 7 (ANI): Researchers have found that men and women with raised levels of an antibody known as rheumatoid factor in their blood have up to a 26-fold greater long term risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis.
Antibody prevents hepatitis c infection in chimpanzees Sep 2, 4:37 pm
Washington, September 2 (ANI): A monoclonal antibody therapy developed by MassBiologics of the University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS) and tested in an animal model at the Texas Biomedical Research Institute, prevents infection by the hepatitis C virus (HCV).
Antibodies from rabbits reduce leukemia-associated risks Jul 9, 3:20 pm
Washington, July 9 (ANI): Researchers have demonstrated that the use of antibodies derived from rabbits can improve the survival and relapse outcomes of leukemia and myelodysplasia patients receiving a stem cell transplant from an unrelated donor.
Common belief about pregnancy complications overturned Jul 4, 10:22 am
Washington, July 4 (ANI): A recent study has revealed that women who have a specific type of antibody that interferes with blood vessel function are at risk for adverse pregnancy outcomes and that other antibodies in the same family thought to cause pregnancy complications do not put women at risk.
Antidote for cocaine overdose developed Apr 20, 1:04 am
Washington, Apr 19 (ANI): Researchers have shed light on a treatment, which may reverse the effects of cocaine in case of emergency.
Antibody injection may help cut bad cholesterol by upto 72 pc Mar 27, 9:56 am
Washington, Mar 27 (ANI): Scientists have identified a novel monoclonal antibody that can significantly lower circulating LDL cholesterol by 40 percent to 72 percent.
Washington, Feb 15 (ANI): In a new study related to sleeping sickness, researchers have used a bacteria, which naturally lives in the tsetse fly, to release antibody fragments against the trypanosome.
How antibody disarms HIV virus by using its sugar cloak Nov 24, 1:43 pm
Washington, Nov 24 (ANI): A new study has shed light on how one broadly neutralizing HIV antibody actually uses part of the sugary cloak to help bind to the virus and disarm it.
Hendra virus vaccine comes closer to reality Oct 20, 5:06 pm
Washington, Oct 20 (ANI): A revolutionary new human antibody is showing promise against deadly Hendra virus, US researchers say.
Washington, Sept 25 (ANI): The first randomised trial to investigate the use of trastuzumab emtansine (T-DM1) - an antibody-guided drug - has shown that it can significantly delay the growth of breast cancer.
Washington, August 17 (ANI): Researchers at Rush University Medical Center have identified a molecule in the bloodstream of infertile women that could one day be used to screen for those at high risk for the disease - or even those with early-stage ovarian cancer and prevent thousands of deaths.
Washington, Aug 11 (ANI): A new study has revealed that commercial blood serum antibody tests-widely used in India and other developing countries to diagnose active tuberculosis-are not accurate or cost-effective.
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