The vaccine in the polymer film: technology of the future is already a reality

In many cases, physicians have ceased to satisfy the classic methods of vaccination, when to generate the acquired immune system uses proteins of viruses or bacteria. Method of DNA vaccination greatly improves the result and does not require injections. Continue reading “The vaccine in the polymer film: technology of the future is already a reality”

Scientists have learned to “fix” the immune system of cancer patients

Treatment of cancer patients by chemotherapy leads to a significant immunosuppression of the patient, which increases the risk of developing it infections. Doctors from the United States to restore the immune system with injections of their own T-lymphocytes of the patient. Continue reading “Scientists have learned to “fix” the immune system of cancer patients”

The choice is yours: “Bong” marijuana enhances the mood, but disarms the immune system

A powerful blow to the supporters of the legalization of marijuana was the message of us researchers, who found that even a few precious puffs of smoke are dangerous shock to the immune system. And people who regularly relax with the help of “joint”, some time later, it was virtually defenseless against the hordes of enemies attacking his body both on the outside (bacteria and viruses) and from inside (his own cells turned cancerous). Continue reading “The choice is yours: “Bong” marijuana enhances the mood, but disarms the immune system”

The immunity of the newborn is determined by the method of its birth

Children born through natural childbirth, have a much better immune system. However, infants born with cesarean section are more at risk for the development of various allergic diseases such as asthma and food allergies, as they receive less beneficial microflora – the passage of the fetus through the birth canal it supplies the body with beneficial bacteria, which largely excluded “, Caesar’s” children. Continue reading “The immunity of the newborn is determined by the method of its birth”