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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.
Biomarkers may reduce the need for biopsies and personalize transplant patient care

Biomarkers may reduce the need for biopsies and personalize transplant patient care

Stem cell therapy studies for stroke, cerebral palsy prepare for clinical trials

Stem cell therapy studies for stroke, cerebral palsy prepare for clinical trials

Experimental procedure induces tolerance to mismatched kidney transplants

Experimental procedure induces tolerance to mismatched kidney transplants

University of Minnesota researchers have created a beating heart in the laboratory

University of Minnesota researchers have created a beating heart in the laboratory

Seasonal flu levels trigger use of antiviral drugs

Seasonal flu levels trigger use of antiviral drugs

Patient with AIDS finds heart-assit device is an option when transplant is not

Patient with AIDS finds heart-assit device is an option when transplant is not

Mini transplant patients' outcomes similar using related and unrelated donor cells

Mini transplant patients' outcomes similar using related and unrelated donor cells

Fungus genome yielding answers to protect grains, people and animals

Fungus genome yielding answers to protect grains, people and animals

Over 60's do well after liver transplantation

Over 60's do well after liver transplantation

Research identifies how insulin-producing islet cells from pigs may cure diabetes

Research identifies how insulin-producing islet cells from pigs may cure diabetes

3,000 kidney transplants performed at NYP/Weill Cornell

3,000 kidney transplants performed at NYP/Weill Cornell

Risks associated with facial transplantation may be lower than thought

Risks associated with facial transplantation may be lower than thought

Killer T cell treatment shows promise against cancers in transplant patients

Killer T cell treatment shows promise against cancers in transplant patients

New animal model for Lassa fever

New animal model for Lassa fever

Heart-assist device gives Culver City man a better quality of life

Heart-assist device gives Culver City man a better quality of life

HCV patients survival after liver transplantation is not improving

HCV patients survival after liver transplantation is not improving

Heart transplant patients benefit from new approach to immunosuppression

Heart transplant patients benefit from new approach to immunosuppression

New anti-rejection medication 6-month results for heart transplant recipients to be released

New anti-rejection medication 6-month results for heart transplant recipients to be released

Stem cell transplantation beneficial treatment for type 1 diabetes

Stem cell transplantation beneficial treatment for type 1 diabetes

Major step forward for islet transplantation in diabetes patient

Major step forward for islet transplantation in diabetes patient