Headlines Tagged with Inflammation/infections/immunity — 1,281 headlines found
narrow spectrum kinase inhibitors, i.e. NSKI, that inhibit protein kinases constitute a promising therapy approach. Two NSKIs, namely RV1088 und RV568, were tested by the team in cell cultures; the researchers compared their efficacy with a conventional c
Jan 15, 2018 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jan 16, 2018 14:51
Inflammatory and Oxidative Responses Induced by Exposure to Commonly Used e-Cigarette Flavoring Chemicals and Flavored e-Liquids without Nicotine [FREE FULL TEXT]
Our data suggest that the flavorings used in e-juices can trigger an inflammatory response in monocytes, mediated by ROS production, providing insights into potential pulmonary toxicity and tissue damage in e-cigarette users.
Jan 11, 2018 Frontiers Journals (cz)
added Jan 31, 2018 16:52
Regular aspirin use was associated with a more than 50% reduction in emphysema/chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) progression in an elderly cohort over a decade in a longitudinal analysis of data from a large lung study.
Dec 23, 2017 MedPage Today
added Dec 28, 2017 15:27
Lung disease is the third biggest killer in the UK, but is also a global issue. According to the latest 2015 Global Burden of Disease data, 3·2 million people died from COPD worldwide, and with the legacy from tobacco smokin...Unfortunately, in the UK, t
Dec 11, 2017 The Lancet (uk)
added Dec 12, 2017 01:05
Merck & Co Inc, maker of the only immunotherapy approved for patients newly-diagnosed with the most common type of lung cancer, could solidify its lead by playing the long game, even as rivals edge closer.
Dec 11, 2017 Reuters
added Dec 12, 2017 01:03
Padma Suramala says it's the responsibility of her office to warn residents about dangerous practices. She says infants and young children exposed to second-hand smoke are sick more often than children who are not. They are at increased risk for pneumon
Dec 8, 2017 CBC News (ca)
added Dec 8, 2017 17:57
looked gaunt... “That was from an infection I had deep in my jawbone from 30 years of chewing tobacco...They had to rebuild my jawbone and I had to have 10 teeth taken out. People say, man, his face is all caved in, but take 10 teeth out of anyone’s mouth
Dec 7, 2017 New York Times
added Dec 7, 2017 22:40
results were shocking: HIV-positive smokers are six to 13 times more likely to die from lung cancer than from traditional AIDS-related causes. I have HIV, and every time I visit my doctor for a routine checkup, he says the same thing: “HIV isn't going to
Dec 4, 2017 Vice.com
added Dec 5, 2017 16:58
GLANTZ: IQOS emissions create risks of immunosuppression and pulmonary toxicity, so FDA should not accept PMI reduced risk claim
My colleagues at the UCSF TCORS just submitted this public comment to the FDA and PMI's application to market IQOS as a modified (less) risk tobacco product.
Nov 30, 2017 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Dec 5, 2017 17:50
“We come to realize that the immune system doesn’t attack the cancer because it is weak, it’s because the immune system is unable to recognize the cancer for what it is,” said Wong. As immunotherapy gains approval from the Philippine Food and Drug Admi
Nov 27, 2017 Malaya (ph)
added Nov 26, 2017 23:21