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Massey scientist suggests COVID-19 should be treated as an acute inflammatory disease

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Massey scientist suggests COVID-19 should be treated as an acute inflammatory disease Massey scientist suggests COVID-19 should be treated as an acute inflammatory disease Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain The COVID-19 pandemic has had detrimental effects on global infrastructure sectors, including economic, political, health care, education and research systems, and there …

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    Better treatment for people with inflammatory bowel disease

    Better treatment for people with inflammatory bowel disease

    Better treatment for people with inflammatory bowel disease Better treatment for people with inflammatory bowel disease Chronic intestinal inflammation can affect all parts of the gastrointestinal tract, often between the small intestine and the large intestine. Credit: Shutterstock, NTB scanpix Finding the right treatment for people living with chronic intestinal …

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      Rutgers co-leads first nationwide study of COVID-19 related multiple inflammatory syndrome

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      Rutgers co-leads first nationwide study of COVID-19 related multiple inflammatory syndrome Rutgers co-leads first nationwide study of COVID-19 related multiple inflammatory syndrome Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Parents and clinicians need to be aware in looking for symptoms of multiple inflammatory syndrome (MIS-C) in children who have been diagnosed or exposed …

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        Inflammatory bowel disease linked to doubling in dementia risk

        Inflammatory Bowel Disease

        Inflammatory bowel disease linked to doubling in dementia risk Inflammatory bowel disease linked to doubling in dementia risk Micrograph showing inflammation of the large bowel in a case of inflammatory bowel disease. Colonic biopsy. Credit: Wikipedia/CC BY-SA 3.0 Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), which includes ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease, is …

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          3-D shape of human genome essential for robust inflammatory response

          3-D shape of human genome essential for robust inflammatory response

          3-D shape of human genome essential for robust inflammatory response 3-D shape of human genome essential for robust inflammatory response A region of the human genome with CTCF (left) and one without (right), resulting in two different shapes. Credit: Gregoire Stik The three-dimensional structure of the human genome is essential …

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            Immunotherapy, steroids had positive outcomes in children with COVID-related multi-system inflammatory syndrome

            Immunotherapy, steroids had positive outcomes in children with COVID-related multi-system inflammatory syndrome

            Immunotherapy, steroids had positive outcomes in children with COVID-related multi-system inflammatory syndrome Immunotherapy, steroids had positive outcomes in children with COVID-related multi-system inflammatory syndrome Rash on the skin of a child who has COVID-19 related multi-system inflammatory syndrome. Credit: Damien Bonnet, M.D., Ph.D. Treatment with antibodies purified from donated blood—immune globulin …

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