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A macrophage is a type of white blood cell that surrounds and kills microorganisms, removes dead cells, and stimulates the action of other immune system cells.
Study could offer important clues on factors affecting human microbiome rhythms

Study could offer important clues on factors affecting human microbiome rhythms

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

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

Macrophage subgroups may play pivotal role in COVID-19 lethality

Macrophage subgroups may play pivotal role in COVID-19 lethality

$9.1 million NCI grant renewal will support researchers studying retrovirus cancer models

$9.1 million NCI grant renewal will support researchers studying retrovirus cancer models

Lung tissue in fatal COVID-19 shows broad cell tropism and extensive damage

Lung tissue in fatal COVID-19 shows broad cell tropism and extensive damage

Maternal immune cells could bring SARS-CoV-2 to the placenta

Maternal immune cells could bring SARS-CoV-2 to the placenta

Study shows  tofacitinib drug can repair permeability defects in the intestine

Study shows tofacitinib drug can repair permeability defects in the intestine

Life-threatening COVID-19 associated with specific genetic variants

Life-threatening COVID-19 associated with specific genetic variants

Researchers detect pollution particles in the placentas of UK women

Researchers detect pollution particles in the placentas of UK women

Research says in SARS-CoV-2 canine infection, transmission unlikely

Research says in SARS-CoV-2 canine infection, transmission unlikely

SARS-CoV-2 infects monocytes and macrophages, without cytopathic effect

SARS-CoV-2 infects monocytes and macrophages, without cytopathic effect

Ineffective immune responses may be responsible for COVID-19 mortality rates in men and the elderly

Ineffective immune responses may be responsible for COVID-19 mortality rates in men and the elderly

Animal data supports efficacy of baricitinib vs SARS-COV-2

Animal data supports efficacy of baricitinib vs SARS-COV-2

CNIC researchers uncover a mechanism explaining how macrophages regulate obesity

CNIC researchers uncover a mechanism explaining how macrophages regulate obesity

Study identifies a cell-cleaning system that is key to keeping a healthy heart

Study identifies a cell-cleaning system that is key to keeping a healthy heart

New antitumor vaccines control melanoma growth in preclinical models

New antitumor vaccines control melanoma growth in preclinical models

DLnano-vaccines may be a promising strategy for cancer immunotherapy

DLnano-vaccines may be a promising strategy for cancer immunotherapy

Researchers identify proinflammatory lipids that precede onset of Type 1 diabetes in mouse model, children

Researchers identify proinflammatory lipids that precede onset of Type 1 diabetes in mouse model, children

Allergic immune response against bacteria is not pathological but protective

Allergic immune response against bacteria is not pathological but protective

Study addresses the role of macrophage activation syndrome in COVID-19

Study addresses the role of macrophage activation syndrome in COVID-19