Et Tu, Immune System?

Et Tu, Immune System?

Autoimmune Disorders: A Story Of Betrayal “Et tu, Brute?” The famous line spoken by Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar is synonymous with unexpected betrayal by a close friend. A once trusted member of the inner circle, Marcus Brutus joined the coup and turned on Caesar. The...
Packing A Punch With The Immune System

Packing A Punch With The Immune System

THE INNER WORKINGS OF YOUR IMMUNE SYSTEM What do monoclonal antibodies, CAR-T therapy, and 3D vaccines all have in common? They are immunotherapies, or therapies that activate a patient’s own immune system to fight or prevent a disease. While immune system activation...

Blunt Approach: Fecal Transplants

FECAL TRANSPLANTS: A BLUNT APPROACH The premise behind microbiome-based therapeutics is straightforward: identify differences in the microbiome of people suffering from a particular disease, and then try to make the sick person’s microbiome more like the healthy...