The Immune Tolerance
Network is a nonprofit, government-funded consortium.
That trial, too, is sponsored by the Immune Tolerance
For more information and an application package, call the Immune Tolerance
Network at 773-834-5341 or visit www.
The goal of this initiative is to support truly innovative projects on immune tolerance
and to encourage investigators working in other areas of research to bring novel perspectives and expertise to this field.
toward microbes wore off in the mice over three weeks--a period that corresponds to one to two months in humans, Way estimates.
The findings were the work of the Immune Tolerance
Network (ITN), an international research consortium supported by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDKD), and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International.
In two expert commentaries and eight contributed chapters, international scientists examine how advances in understanding regulatory T-cells and the use of transgenic plants and other recombinant technology methods are treating such challenges as inducing immune tolerance
in patients with hemophilia, kidney transplants, and thymus gland defect-related intolerance problems in Type I diabetes.
Allergen immunotherapy involves administering gradually increasing doses of allergen extract to induce immune tolerance
Immune cellsCB immune cell immaturity, T helper cells, T regulatory cells, neonatal immune tolerance
, natural killer cells and T-cell-dependent
Immune activation locally in the tumor occurs through a combination of mechanisms which leads to breaking of immune tolerance
and activation of the immune system selectively against the cancer cells.
The profiles of drug candidates in development are presented in details not only for recombinant coagulation factors VIII, IX and VII, but also for emerging alternative procoagulants, gene therapeutics and immune tolerance
The results showed that the vaccine allowed the immune system to restore immune tolerance
to insulin," the Daily Express quoted immunologist professor Len Harrison, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, Australia, as saying.