30 Nov 2015
New York: A high-fat diet also appears to prompt normally bustling immune cells in our brain to become sedentary and start consuming the connections between our neurons, a new study has found.
19 Nov 2015
Washington: A clinical trial of a new Ebola vaccine has found that it is well tolerated and stimulates strong immune responses in adults in Mali, West Africa and in US, scientists say.
28 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Senior BCCI functionary Rajiv Shukla today said the Board is awaiting Government's response on the resumption of cricket ties between India and Pakistan.
20 Jun 2015
Washington: An experimental vaccine candidate may have the potential to stimulate the immune system to block HIV infection, according to new research.
04 Apr 2015
Washington: A new vaccine improves the immune system's response to cancer by using altered forms of proteins from the patient, according to a study published by the journal Science.
06 Jan 2015
New York: Various microorganisms that naturally colonize the skin may help protect us from infections as they trigger specific responses in the skin immune system to fight invasion by pathogens, a new research, involving an Indian-origin scientist, has found.
17 Nov 2015
New York: Human brains have evolved to be more responsive to environmental influences than chimpanzee brains, which may account for part of human evolution, says a new study.
29 Jan 2015
London: The first trial results of Ebola vaccine at Oxford University suggest the vaccine has an acceptable safety profile and is able to generate an immune response."The Ebola vaccine was well tolerated. Its safety profile is pretty much as we had hoped," said professor Adrian Hill of the Jenner Institute at Oxford University who led the trial.
01 Oct 2015
Berlin: Deep sleep may strengthen the immune system's memory of an encounter with a bacteria or virus, helping the body recognize a previous infection and respond quickly, researchers suggest.
21 Oct 2015
Washington: Terming the Kashmir issue as the bone of contention between India and Pakistan, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today said that New Delhi's response to Islamabad's desire for better bilateral ties has been discouraging.