Tag Archives: Autoimmune diseases

Sunburns Effects On Skin Vitamin D Synthesis

Sunburns Effects On Skin Vitamin D Synthesis

Is Too Much Sun As Bad As Too Little for Vitamin D Synthesis? By now most of us have heard that many illnesses (Insulin resistance, high blood pressure,immune function heart disease and cancer) have in common a lower level of vitamin D in the blood serum than the general population. Multiple Sclerosis …Read the Rest

Progress on Multiple Sclerosis vaccine Neurovax by Immune Response BioPharma

Progress on Multiple Sclerosis vaccine Neurovax by Immune Response BioPharma

A recent press release from the  Immune Response BioPharma  Corporation through BriefingWire [1] brought news about very interesting new avenue of Multiple Sclerosis treatment: a vaccine Below is a video release by the  company to YouTube   First of all why is this new medicine called a vaccine? The narrow …Read the Rest

Autoimmune diseases: Halofuginone, derived from the root of the Hydrangea bush, show promise as treatment.

Autoimmune diseases: Halofuginone, derived from the root of the Hydrangea bush, show promise as treatment.

MND: An Israeli work published in 2006 in the Journal of Leukocyte biology paved way for subsequent studies of extracts of the hydrangea bush as a treatment for auto immune diseases such as MS: Quoting: “… Halofuginone inhibits activated peripheral blood T cell functions and proinflammatory cytokine production…It also inhibited DTH response …Read the Rest

Autoimmune diseases and B-cell targeted therapies in human: Mixed results as yet

Autoimmune diseases and B-cell targeted therapies in human: Mixed results as yet

MND:    B-cell targeted therapies carry a lot of hope since B-Cells are a new tack after some T-Cells progress.The  road to B-Cell based treatments in Auto-Immune disease is still bumpy. Here is a link to an article by the ITGR Biomarker Discovery Group, posted in PubMed. B-cell definition (Wiki) T-Cell definition …Read the Rest

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