Tag: "unleashes" at biology news
Keeping the body in sync -- The stability of cellular clocks
...c manner. The cell “interprets?these gradients and unleashes
tissue-specific circadian responses. Some examples of output from these clocks are the daily rhythmic changes in body temperature, blood pressure, heart rate, concentrations of melatonin and glucocorticoids, urine production, acid secretion in the ga...
Study uncovers a lethal secret of 1918 influenza virus
... - modern history's most savage influenza strain - unleashes
an immune response that destroys the lungs in a ma...'s typical reaction to viral infection and instead unleashes
an attack by the immune system on the lungs. As immune cells attack the respiratory system, the lung...
Gene chip technology shows potential for identifying life-threatening blood infection
...eath in hospital intensive care units. The illness unleashes
a powerful inflammatory response that can quickly overwhelm the body, causing organ failure and death, often within days. With a narrow window of opportunity for halting its lethal spread, doctors who suspect sepsis typically rush to prescribe power...
Results of world's first gene therapy trial for arthritis show approach safe, feasible
...switch, when IL-1 binds to this receptor, the cell unleashes
additional biochemical agents, which in turn cause more local inflammation. As inflammation builds, patients experience progressively worse pain and stiffness in their affected joints. To block this process, the team sought a way to prevent the main...