Navigation Links
LIAI in Medical News

NIH awards LIAI major grant to test safety of new smallpox treatment

SAN DIEGO (May 8, 2008) The La Jolla Institute for Allergy & Immunology (LIAI) has received a $7.1 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to fund safety and effectiveness testing of an antibody treatment that quickly fights the smallpox virus. The treatment could be the natio...

Bioinformatics Made a Boon In Immune Response Study - LIAI Finds

Bioinformatics, a tool used to develop human disease research, now proved 95 percent accuracy in detecting the immune responses of extremely //complex virus - the vaccinia virus, which is used in making smallpox vaccine by researchers at the La Jolla Institute for Allergy & Immunology (LIAI). ...

New Therapeutic Approach for Autoimmune and Inflammatory Diseases

... in the online version of the journal Science, the liai researchers showed that by manipulating the amount... TH-17 in 2005. Further, Dr. Weaver said, the liai researchers had developed a mechanism by which you...Yunji Park, Ph.D., were key contributors. The liai team tested three approaches with retinoic acid. I...
LIAI in Biological News

NIH selects LIAI for major study on allergy molecular causes and possible treatments

SAN DIEGO (November 13, 2007) A major study that will provide a new window into understanding and potentially treating allergies will be conducted by the La Jolla Institute for Allergy & Immunology (LIAI) under a $5 million federal contract. The five-year study, funded by the National Institute ...

LIAI launches new division to look at novel approaches to heart disease and inflammation

...ope we can bite off another chunk by controlling the impact of inflammation-causing immune cells on the artery wall." Mitchell Kronenberg, Ph.D., liai president & scientific director, said the Institute recruited Dr. Ley, one of the leading research experts in the field, to head the new division. "W...

LIAI researchers discover new cellular mechanism that will significantly advance vaccine development

...pathogens and poor responses to other parts?" said liai scientist Shane Crotty, Ph.D., the lead researcher....D., a renowned vaccine expert and director of the liai Center for Infectious Disease, also was a key cont...se sickness. With the knowledge gained from the liai study, scientists will now be able to more easily ...

LIAI scientists make important finding on cytomegalovirus transmission

...lovirus exploits IL-10-mediated immune regulation in the salivary glands." liai scientists Ian Humphreys, Ph.D., Carl Ware, Ph.D., and Michael Croft, Ph.D....the animals. The findings of the Ware and Croft team parallel those of liai researcher Matthias von Herrath, M.D., who last year announced that he had ...

New details on how the immune system recognizes influenza

...tified as immune epitopes by research studies. The liai team found that while there were hundreds of share...s Program, which began in 2004 after NIAID awarded liai a $25 million contract to create a single reposito...Ph.D., who heads the Vaccine Discovery division at liai and is the lead investigator on the project. ...

LIAI completes world's most comprehensive analysis on influenza virus data

...ceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA. liai researcher Huynh-Hoa Bui, Ph.D., was lead author o...scientific resource that went public last summer. liai researchers developed the database ?which is the w...d to influenza virus," said Stephen Wilson, Ph.D., liai chief technology officer and project director of t...

LIAI scientists make major finding on potential smallpox treatment

...mallpox outbreak," said Mitchell Kronenberg, Ph.D, liai President. The finding is contained in a paper en...n the September issue of the Journal of Virology. liai scientist Shane Crotty, Ph.D., a viral disease expert, led the team of liai scientists which made the finding. Dr. D. Huw Dav...
Other Tags
(Date:9/1/2014)... September 01, 2014 Registration is now open ... 5K and 1-Mile Race to be held on Sunday, September ... Court Yard at Harmon Meadow in Secaucus, New Jersey. All ... a national nonprofit dedicated to restoring a sense of self, ... members and our military families. , General registration is $30 ...
(Date:9/1/2014)... Daily Gossip reveals in it's review ... that gives members access to thousands of professionally designed ... resource aims to help both people who plan on ... are looking for inspiration in creating one of a ... Now by visiting the official website at: http://www.dailygossip.org/atattoo-me-now-6444 ...
(Date:9/1/2014)... Pastor Thompson is an ordained minister and previously ... is a licensed minister through the Church of the Nazarene ... in New Mexico, Colorado and North Dakota. He and his ... He also has two beautiful daughters, Brianna, 22 and ... from Nazarene Bible College, in Colorado Springs and is currently ...
(Date:9/1/2014)... September 01, 2014 Psychogenic Non-epileptic Seizures ... a psychological disorder that can have devastating effects on ... like epileptic seizures however, they are not produced by ... triggers. It is estimated that the numbers of ... by multiple sclerosis. , Dr. Lorna Myers, ...
(Date:8/31/2014)... August 31, 2014 MYMOBILEUNI (MMU) ... utilizing social media marketing tools access to digital, ... MMU will utilize all tools to reach and ... for our multiple learning channels. , MMU, today ... and an authoring tool that applies social networking ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Hope For The Warriors New Jersey Run to Honor Wounded and Families of the Fallen 2Health News:Tattoo Me Now Review Reveals Unique Ideas for Tattoo Designs 2Health News:The Northeast Regional Epilepsy Group (NEREG) Offers First Conference on Psychogenic Non-epileptic Seizures (PNES) on September 20, 2014 in New Jersey 2Health News:My Mobile University Announces Global Strategic Plan and Unveils New Android App to Enhance and Impact Lives World-Wide Through Education for All as Learning Platform 2Health News:My Mobile University Announces Global Strategic Plan and Unveils New Android App to Enhance and Impact Lives World-Wide Through Education for All as Learning Platform 3
(Date:8/31/2014)... A new blood test provides a fast and ... new proof-of-concept study shows. The newly developed test ... to detect active tuberculosis in children. The test ... tests in combination with speed of a blood ... for the diagnosis of tuberculosis in children, particularly ...
(Date:8/31/2014)... challenges in modern medicine is developing drugs that are ... and side-effects to the patient. Such properties are directly ... Ideally, the drug should have a shape that is ... binds it with high specificity. Publishing in Nature ... acid that can impact the 3D structure of bioactive ...
(Date:8/31/2014)... data from the last 19 years reveals that fresh water ... of Antarctica to rise by 2cm more than the global ... detected the rapid rise in sea-level by studying satellite scans ... kilometres. , The melting of the Antarctic ice ... an excess of around 350 gigatonnes of freshwater to the ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):New tuberculosis blood test in children is reliable and highly specific 2A new synthetic amino acid for an emerging class of drugs 2A new synthetic amino acid for an emerging class of drugs 3
Other Contents