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Investigators seek material evidence to arrest COVID-19 inflammation

Investigators seek material evidence to arrest COVID-19 inflammation

Investigators seek material evidence to arrest COVID-19 inflammation Investigators seek material evidence to arrest COVID-19 inflammation Credit: Oak Ridge National Laboratory Like veteran detectives investigating a crime scene, a team of expert biophysicists and neutron researchers has been called in to assist in a scientific case. Their task is to …

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    Inflammation tied to thyroid dysfunction with psoriasis

    Inflammation tied to thyroid dysfunction with psoriasis

    Inflammation tied to thyroid dysfunction with psoriasis Inflammation tied to thyroid dysfunction with psoriasis (HealthDay)—Thyroid dysfunction in patients with psoriasis may be associated with inflammation caused by psoriasis, according to a study published online June 22 in the Journal of Dermatology. Jianfeng Zheng, from the Tongji University School of Medicine …

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      Gene variations at birth reveal origins of inflammation and immune disease

      Gene variations at birth reveal origins of inflammation and immune disease

      Gene variations at birth reveal origins of inflammation and immune disease Gene variations at birth reveal origins of inflammation and immune disease Dr Michael Inouye, Munz Chair of Cardiovascular Prediction and Prevention at the Baker Institute and Principal Researcher at Cambridge University. Credit: Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute A study …

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        High-fat diet with antibiotic use linked to gut inflammation

        High-fat diet with antibiotic use linked to gut inflammation

        High-fat diet with antibiotic use linked to gut inflammation High-fat diet with antibiotic use linked to gut inflammation Image of sections of the colon’s inner lining, based on combinations of low-fat diet (LFD) vs. high-fat diet (HFD), and no treatment (mock) vs. with streptomycin (Strep) treatment. Credit: UC Davis Health …

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          Repurposing a cancer drug to reduce COVID-19 lung inflammation

          Repurposing a cancer drug to reduce COVID-19 lung inflammation

          Repurposing a cancer drug to reduce COVID-19 lung inflammation Repurposing a cancer drug to reduce COVID-19 lung inflammation Principal investigator Edmund K. Waller, MD, PhD is leading the Phase II trial of the drug called duvelisib. Credit: Emory University Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University (Winship) and Emory investigators are …

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            Repurposed drug shows promise for treating COVID-19 inflammation

            COVID-19, coronavirus

            Repurposed drug shows promise for treating COVID-19 inflammation Repurposed drug shows promise for treating COVID-19 inflammation This scanning electron microscope image shows SARS-CoV-2 (yellow)—also known as 2019-nCoV, the virus that causes COVID-19—isolated from a patient, emerging from the surface of cells (blue/pink) cultured in the lab. Credit: NIAID-RML Yale clinicians …

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