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An antibody is a blood protein that is produced in response to and counteracts an antigen. Antibodies are produced in response to disease and help the body fight against the particular disease. In this way, antibodies help the body develop an immunity to disease.
New therapeutic approach offers hope for individuals with debilitating bone cancer

New therapeutic approach offers hope for individuals with debilitating bone cancer

Adding new antibody to chemotherapy could bolster effects of cancer treatment

Adding new antibody to chemotherapy could bolster effects of cancer treatment

Wyss Institute researchers develop new capture technology for cancer diagnostics

Wyss Institute researchers develop new capture technology for cancer diagnostics

Study develops dissolvable microneedle patches for administering influenza vaccine

Study develops dissolvable microneedle patches for administering influenza vaccine

Bandage-strip sized microneedle patches can transform flu vaccination method

Bandage-strip sized microneedle patches can transform flu vaccination method

New monoclonal antibody shows efficacy in chronic migraine patients with medication overuse

New monoclonal antibody shows efficacy in chronic migraine patients with medication overuse

Lone star tick likely to be triggering red meat allergies

Lone star tick likely to be triggering red meat allergies

Investigation evaluates new drug in microgravity to activate immune system, help combat cancer

Investigation evaluates new drug in microgravity to activate immune system, help combat cancer

Research details how lymphoma cells acquire resistance to targeted therapy

Research details how lymphoma cells acquire resistance to targeted therapy

New tools can potentially play key role in early diagnosis of systemic sclerosis

New tools can potentially play key role in early diagnosis of systemic sclerosis

Research may lead to more accurate and reliable diagnostic test for autoimmune disease

Research may lead to more accurate and reliable diagnostic test for autoimmune disease

Antibody-based theranostic agent shows promise for identifying and treating pancreatic tumors

Antibody-based theranostic agent shows promise for identifying and treating pancreatic tumors

Researchers identify key Lassa virus structure using powerful Argonne X-rays

Researchers identify key Lassa virus structure using powerful Argonne X-rays

Zika viral load not necessarily linked to pregnancy problems, fetal abnormalities

Zika viral load not necessarily linked to pregnancy problems, fetal abnormalities

Common periodontal pathogen may delay conception in young women, study finds

Common periodontal pathogen may delay conception in young women, study finds

Novartis announces data revealing efficacy of new monoclonal antibody therapy in preventing migraine

Novartis announces data revealing efficacy of new monoclonal antibody therapy in preventing migraine

Scientists create 'immunoswitch' particles that slow cancer growth in test animals

Scientists create 'immunoswitch' particles that slow cancer growth in test animals

More-is-better approach appears to improve vaccine protection from HIV-like virus in monkeys

More-is-better approach appears to improve vaccine protection from HIV-like virus in monkeys

Combination therapy has complete response rate in children, young adults with Hodgkin lymphoma

Combination therapy has complete response rate in children, young adults with Hodgkin lymphoma

Anti-heroin vaccine developed at TSRI proven effective in primate models

Anti-heroin vaccine developed at TSRI proven effective in primate models