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Immunosuppression involves an act that reduces the activation or efficacy of the immune system. Some portions of the immune system itself have immuno-suppressive effects on other parts of the immune system, and immunosuppression may occur as an adverse reaction to treatment of other conditions.
Lab study reveals effective treatment for COVID-19

Lab study reveals effective treatment for COVID-19

Patients taking immunosuppressive drugs did not have worse COVID-19 outcomes

Patients taking immunosuppressive drugs did not have worse COVID-19 outcomes

Middle-aged adults with comorbidities high-risk category for COVID-19-related mortality in Mexican study

Middle-aged adults with comorbidities high-risk category for COVID-19-related mortality in Mexican study

Heart transplantations: Larger case volumes correlate with higher survival probabilities

Heart transplantations: Larger case volumes correlate with higher survival probabilities

New therapeutic strategy designed to improve kidney function after lung transplantation

New therapeutic strategy designed to improve kidney function after lung transplantation

Immune-inflammatory mediators indicate that rejection and tissue injury can be avoided with drugs

Immune-inflammatory mediators indicate that rejection and tissue injury can be avoided with drugs

COVID-19 pandemic highlights the risk of using systemic corticosteroids

COVID-19 pandemic highlights the risk of using systemic corticosteroids

Scientists demonstrate a promising strategy for treating lymphomas

Scientists demonstrate a promising strategy for treating lymphomas

Researchers identify new way to disrupt process that promotes the growth of pancreatic cancers

Researchers identify new way to disrupt process that promotes the growth of pancreatic cancers

Clinical investigators present abstracts on hematological malignancies at ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition

Clinical investigators present abstracts on hematological malignancies at ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition

Immune system differences, better blood vessel health could protect children from severe COVID-19

Immune system differences, better blood vessel health could protect children from severe COVID-19

Study demonstrates safety of novel immuno-oncology therapy in patients with advanced solid tumors

Study demonstrates safety of novel immuno-oncology therapy in patients with advanced solid tumors

First-ever phase 3 advanced anal cancer trial opens for patient enrollment

First-ever phase 3 advanced anal cancer trial opens for patient enrollment

Primate model helps detect features of COVID-19 virus

Primate model helps detect features of COVID-19 virus

Convalescent plasma in COVID-19 can be effective, especially early in disease

Convalescent plasma in COVID-19 can be effective, especially early in disease

Survey: Only few children with rheumatic diseases report contracting COVID-19

Survey: Only few children with rheumatic diseases report contracting COVID-19

Study: Blocking energy pathway helps reduce graft-versus-host disease

Study: Blocking energy pathway helps reduce graft-versus-host disease

Novel insights open up new avenues for treating autoimmune conditions

Novel insights open up new avenues for treating autoimmune conditions

Researchers show a simple way to protect transplanted islets from rejection

Researchers show a simple way to protect transplanted islets from rejection

Androgen deprivation strategies could help mitigate SARS-CoV-2 infection

Androgen deprivation strategies could help mitigate SARS-CoV-2 infection