Tag: immunology

UofL receives $11.5 million to advance cancer immunotherapies Center for Cancer...

Cancer remains one of the most difficult and deadly challenges in human health, affecting Kentuckians at a higher rate than residents of any other...

UofL immunologist discovers biomarker that predicts a crisis in COVID-19 patients

Dr. Jun Yan, professor of surgery and microbiology and immunology at the University of Louisville, led a team of researchers in the discovery of...

UofL research: Proper burial of dead cells limits inflammation Scientists uncover...

If dead cells accumulate in the body, they can contribute to inflammation and pre-dispose individuals to multiple chronic inflammatory conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis, cardiovascular diseases, Crohn’s disease...

UofL receives $11.2 million grant to support microorganism and disease research

It is well-established that the community of organisms inside our bodies perform vital roles in digestion, production of critical metabolites, controlling the immune system...