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Defective immune system response to smallpox vaccine detailed in new study
...amples from healthy volunteers and from those with psoriasis
reacted by producing more LL-37. As a result, the replication of the virus was controlled and eventually halted. In contrast, LL-37 production was minimal in skin samples from people with atopic dermatitis and vaccinia replication was poorly controll...
U-M scientists identify major psoriasis susceptibility gene
...gene that makes people much more likely to develop psoriasis
?a disfiguring inflammatory skin disease. Named PSORS1 (SORE-ESS-1), for psoriasis
susceptibility 1, the gene is the first genetic determinant of psoriasis
to be definitively identifi...
'Allergy cells' can aggravate cancer and psoriasis
...he mast cells can also contribute to diseases like psoriasis
and cancer. Mast cells are most known for their ...e part played by the mast cell in atopical eczema, psoriasis
and Hodgkins Lymphoma," says Mr Nilsson. "We hope that our research will make it possible for scient...
Molecule that destroys bone also protects it, new research shows
...mune diseases such as multiple sclerosis, colitis, psoriasis
and lupus. The effects of an IL-17 deficiency in periodontal disease, however, were unknown, so Gaffen’s lab set out to investigate. "I predicted these mice without the IL-17 receptor were going to be protected from periodontal bone loss, ju...