Navigation Links
ImmusanT's Epitope-Specific Immunotherapy for Celiac Disease Informs the Potential of Vaccines Against Other Autoimmune Diseases
Date:4/19/2013

span itemprop="name">Ludvig Sollid describe how celiac disease serves as a model to further understand and explore the triggers and drivers of autoimmunity. Celiac disease shares key features with other autoimmune disorders such as susceptibility genes, presence of autoantibodies and destruction of specific cells. By considering MHC (major histocompatibility complex) association, post-translation modifications, the antigen and the tissue, it is possible to design methods that facilitate the identification of potential drivers of autoimmune disease.

"My hope is that the detailed knowledge we have obtained about the pathogenesis of celiac disease can translate into an effective therapy to benefit celiac disease patients. Given the many commonalities between celiac disease and other autoimmune diseases like Type 1 diabetes and rheumatoid arthritis, maybe the experience we gain in celiac disease will eventually benefit patients with other diseases," said Ludvig M. Sollid , MD, PhD, Director, Centre for Immune Regulation; Professor of Medicine, Department of Immunology, University of Oslo; Consultant, Oslo University Hospital-Rikshospitalet; and member of ImmusanT's Scientific Advisory Board.

"Peptide-specific therapy targets in a specific manner the immune cells at the center of the disease process. Celiac disease provides a unique opportunity to bring peptide-specific therapy to the next level. It is a therapeutic approach that has the potential to prevent and cure disease, without inducing general immunosuppression," said Bana Jabri , MD, PhD, Director, University of Chicago Celiac Center; Professor, Department of Medicine, Pathology and Pediatrics, University of Chicago; and Senior Scientific Advisor to ImmusanT.

Dr. Jabri is Co-Chair of the 15th International Celiac Disease Symposium to be hosted by the University of Chicago Cel
'/>"/>

SOURCE ImmusanT, Inc.
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. Novel Cancer Immunotherapy set to enter Clinical Trials
2. Data on SEEKs Novel Immunotherapy for HIV Published in Virology Journal
3. Positive Preclinical Data for NKTR-214, an Investigational Cancer Immunotherapy Targeting the IL-2 Receptor Complex, Presented at AACR Annual Meeting 2013
4. Dr. Oz, Host Of The Dr. Oz Show, and Harry Zhabilov Of Immunotech Laboratories Discuss Immunotherapy Treatments For Cancer, HIV/AIDS
5. Generex Provides an Overview of its Cancer Immunotherapy Product, AE37, and Potential in Early Breast Cancer Given Current and Potential Future Therapies
6. Clinical Data from NewLink Genetics HyperAcute Prostate Cancer Immunotherapy Published in Journal of Immunotherapy
7. Actinium Pharmaceuticals Sponsors Webinar on Clinical Use of Alpha Immunotherapy
8. Oncos Therapeutics Announces Clinical Advisory Board for its Oncolytic Virus and Cancer Immunotherapy Development Programs
9. Study Results Demonstrate Analytical Treatment Interruption to Assess Antiviral Activity of Argoss Arcelis™ Personalized Immunotherapy for Treatment of HIV Patients, AGS-004, Is Acceptable Strategy for At Least 16 Weeks
10. ImmusanT Initiates Clinical Trials of Nexvax2 Therapeutic Vaccine for Celiac Disease
11. Aethlon Medical Discloses Cancer and Infectious Disease Therapy Presentation at ISEV 2013
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/28/2014)... 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- CountryFocus: Healthcare, Regulatory and Reimbursement ... (Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140828/140879 ) ... Reimbursement Landscape Poland " an essential source of ... healthcare market and provides insights into the demographic, ... the report provides valuable insights into the trends ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... , Aug. 28, 2014 Tianyin ... ), a pharmaceutical company that specializes in patented ... and active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) today updates the ... Qionglai Facility (QLF). The Company ... (GMP) dataset for China Food & Drug Administration,s ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... LAKE CITY , Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ... 2000 by service academy graduates, has published a ... concentrated, three-day Leadership Excellence Course . In September ... Leadership Excellence Course to Albuquerque , ... Tucson . Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140828/140814 ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Poland & Turkey Pharmaceutical Market worth $15 billion & $21.5 billion Respectively by 2020 2Poland & Turkey Pharmaceutical Market worth $15 billion & $21.5 billion Respectively by 2020 3Poland & Turkey Pharmaceutical Market worth $15 billion & $21.5 billion Respectively by 2020 4Poland & Turkey Pharmaceutical Market worth $15 billion & $21.5 billion Respectively by 2020 5TPI Submits Dataset for GMP Inspection at Qionglai Facility (QLF) 2Academy Leaders Publishes Case Study on Work with Global Pharmaceutical Company 2Academy Leaders Publishes Case Study on Work with Global Pharmaceutical Company 3Academy Leaders Publishes Case Study on Work with Global Pharmaceutical Company 4Academy Leaders Publishes Case Study on Work with Global Pharmaceutical Company 5
... Genoptix, Inc. (Nasdaq: GXDX ) announced today ... the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of ... tender offer by Novartis to purchase all outstanding shares of ... The termination of the HSR Act waiting period satisfies one ...
... LA JOLLA, Calif., Feb. 7, 2011 DermTech ... genomic medicine to dermatologists, today announced that the ... melanoma have been published in the British Journal ... EGIR™ technology (Epidermal Genetic Information Retrieval) that non-invasively ...
Cached Medicine Technology:FTC Grants Early Termination of Waiting Period Under Hart-Scott-Rodino Act 2Data on DermTech's Non-invasive Test for Melanoma Are Published in the British Journal of Dermatology 2Data on DermTech's Non-invasive Test for Melanoma Are Published in the British Journal of Dermatology 3Data on DermTech's Non-invasive Test for Melanoma Are Published in the British Journal of Dermatology 4
(Date:8/28/2014)... 29, 2014 Doctors Frank DellaCroce and ... Breast Surgery (CRBS) and the St. Charles ... to announce that board certified surgeon Dr. Craig Ashley ... surgeons devoted to reconstructive breast surgery. Blum will work ... Sullivan, Christopher Trahan, and M. Whitten Wise. , “We ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... August 29, 2014 Involution ... some of the healthcare industry's most pressing problems, ... radically rethink health. Involution Studios' creative team ... creating software solutions for clients including AstraZeneca, 3M ... As part of the studio's philosophy to change ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 ... Foundation (Meso Foundation) is able to accept donations in ... give. The Bitcoin donation page can be found at ... businesses are accepting Bitcoin as a form of payment, ... the same,” said Meso Foundation’s chief executive officer, Melinda ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... Recently, Skmen.com, one of the most popular suppliers ... collection of long sleeve sweater dresses and ... company’s newly unveiled sweater outfits are available at discounted ... a matter of fact, Skmen.com’s fashionable and quality items ... years. The company’s experienced tailors are striving to make ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... Dallas, TX (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 ... and in-depth study on the current state of the ... provides a basic overview of the industry, including definitions, ... Chinese domestic market analysis are provided with a focus ... market. A comparison between the international and Chinese situation ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:New Plastic Surgeon Joins Center For Restorative Breast Surgery 2Health News:Top Three Open Source Design Concepts that Rethink Health from Involution Studios 2Health News:Top Three Open Source Design Concepts that Rethink Health from Involution Studios 3Health News:Cancer Research Funding Organization Now Accepts Bitcoin Donations 2Health News:Skmen.com: Bestselling Long Sleeve Sweater Dresses Are Offered Online Now 2Health News:Global Oscilloscope Industry (North America, Europe, Asia, and ROW) Forecast Report 2020 Now Available at ReportsnReports.com 2Health News:Global Oscilloscope Industry (North America, Europe, Asia, and ROW) Forecast Report 2020 Now Available at ReportsnReports.com 3
... ... ... ... WHEATON, Ill. , March 17 Life Care Services LLC (LCS) of Des Moines, Iowa , recently announced the acquisition of Wyndemere Senior Living Community in ...
... million Americans don,t know they have type 2, experts say ... of Americans have prediabetes and are at high risk for ... "Look around you. We are surrounded by [diabetes] risk," Christine ... American Diabetes Association, said in a news release. She said ...
... powers of standard risk model , WEDNESDAY, March 17 (HealthDay ... risk-assessment model for breast cancer won,t do much to help ... study shows. , Assessing a woman,s breast cancer risk remains ... relied on what,s known as the "Gail model," which asks ...
... March 17 Recent laboratory experiments which seek to recreate the formation of the first living ... occurred on earth and on other planets, biologist Jack Szostak and chemist Brian Paegel ... the Scripps Research Institute. , ... ...
... March 17 Massage Prep, the massage industry,s ... study program for the NCETM , NCETMB ... muscle tutorials, 25 interactive study guides, and 7 skeletal tutorials, ... narration for auditory learners, further cement the Massage Prep guarantee ...
... CITYTreating virulent influenza, sepsis, and other potentially deadly infections long ... bacteria. But new research from the University of Utah and ... inflammatory response to infection may help save more lives. ... Translational Medicine , researchers led by U of U cardiologist ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Wyndemere Senior Living Community Acquired by Life Care Services 2Health News:Wyndemere Senior Living Community Acquired by Life Care Services 3Health News:Wyndemere Senior Living Community Acquired by Life Care Services 4Health News:Online, Phone Tests Assess Diabetes Risk 2Health News:Newer Genetic Info Adds Little to Predicting Breast Cancer 2Health News:Newer Genetic Info Adds Little to Predicting Breast Cancer 3Health News:Top Scientists Explore the Origin of Life in Annual Lasker Lecture at Scripps Research Institute Florida Campus 2Health News:Top Scientists Explore the Origin of Life in Annual Lasker Lecture at Scripps Research Institute Florida Campus 3Health News:Top Scientists Explore the Origin of Life in Annual Lasker Lecture at Scripps Research Institute Florida Campus 4Health News:Top Scientists Explore the Origin of Life in Annual Lasker Lecture at Scripps Research Institute Florida Campus 5Health News:Massage Prep(TM) Announces New Interactive Tutorials for NCETM, NCETMB and MBLEx 2Health News:Massage Prep(TM) Announces New Interactive Tutorials for NCETM, NCETMB and MBLEx 3Health News:Massage Prep(TM) Announces New Interactive Tutorials for NCETM, NCETMB and MBLEx 4Health News:Massage Prep(TM) Announces New Interactive Tutorials for NCETM, NCETMB and MBLEx 5Health News:Massage Prep(TM) Announces New Interactive Tutorials for NCETM, NCETMB and MBLEx 6Health News:Targeting blood vessels, immune system may offer way to stop infection-caused inflammation 2Health News:Targeting blood vessels, immune system may offer way to stop infection-caused inflammation 3
The DePuy ACE Titanium Active Compression Plate offers ingenuity in the art of fracture management....
Long Handled Trephine...
... control you've come to demand in BD ... BD K-4000 microkeratome is built upon. , ... monitoring. The front panel on the new ... and bright visual feedback., ,The BD K-4000 ...
... third-generation allergy test , 3gAllergy is a ... provides quantitative determination of allergen-specific IgE at ... and lot-to-lot reproducibility. The assay delivers reliable ... you identify, monitor and manage patients with ...
Medicine Products: