Tag Archives: T-cells

Rare mutation shows promising HIV treatment

Scientists have been able to genetically engineer the immune cells of twelve HIV positive individuals, allowing them to counter the virus    ... more

Medical breakthrough of the year 2013

Voted breakthrough of the year by the Washington-based journal Science, a potential revolution in cancer treatment that involves harnessing the body’s    ... more

Surviving cancer

Commensal bacteria make up part of the human microbiome: a population of microorganisms residing on or in skin, mouths and intestines,    ... more