‘Nanobodies’ from alpacas could help bring CAR T-cell therapy to solid tumors: Unusually small antibodies, targeted to the tumor micro-environment, curb melanoma and colon cancer in mouse models

‘Nanobodies’ from alpacas could help bring CAR T-cell therapy to solid tumors: Unusually small antibodies, targeted to the tumor micro-environment, curb melanoma and colon cancer in mouse models

In 1989, two undergraduate students at the Free University of Brussels were asked to test frozen blo...
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Cytomegaloviruses deploy a novel stealth strategy to subvert immune surveillance

Cytomegaloviruses deploy a novel stealth strategy to subvert immune surveillance

Owl monkey cytomegalovirus produces a decoy molecu...
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High throughput method to produce and screen engineered antimicrobial lanthipeptides

High throughput method to produce and screen engineered antimicrobial lanthipeptides

Nature has provided us with lots of antimicrobials...
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Scientists delineate pathway that helps us make antibodies

Scientists delineate pathway that helps us make antibodies

Our bodies are continuously concocting specific an...
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New portal of entry for influenza viruses

New portal of entry for influenza viruses

Researchers from the Medical Center — Univer...
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Prior dengue infection protects against Zika

Prior dengue infection protects against Zika

The higher a person’s immunity to dengue vir...
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Discovery of blood vessel system in bones: Network supplies bones and helps immune cells to quickly reach the sources of inflammation

Discovery of blood vessel system in bones: Network supplies bones and helps immune cells to quickly reach the sources of inflammation

A network of very fine blood vessels that connects...
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Researchers race against extinction to uncover tree’s cancer-fighting properties: Are we killing the cure?

Researchers race against extinction to uncover tree’s cancer-fighting properties: Are we killing the cure?

Three Chinese fir trees on a nature reserve in Sou...
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Experimental treatment approach shows potential against Staphylococcus aureus

Experimental treatment approach shows potential against Staphylococcus aureus

A new class of engineered proteins may counter inf...
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Bacteria help discover human cancer-causing proteins

Bacteria help discover human cancer-causing proteins

A team led by researchers at Baylor College of Med...
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