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Donna Jackson Nakazawa and Her New Book, THE ANGEL AND THE ASSASSIN: The Tiny Brain Cell that Changed the Course of Medicine

Donna Jackson Nakazawa and Her New Book, THE ANGEL AND THE ASSASSIN: The Tiny Brain Cell that Changed the Course of Medicine

In her new book, THE ANGEL AND THE ASSASSIN: The Tiny Brain Cell that Changed the Course of Medicine, award-winning journalist Donna Jackson Nakazawa illuminates the newly understood role of a tiny brain cell called microglia, providing a hopeful examination of how this new science may lead to breakthroughs in the treatment of some of […]

Rainer Straub and the Origin of Chronic Inflammatory Systemic Diseases

Rainer Straub and the Origin of Chronic Inflammatory Systemic Diseases

SHORT FEATURES and FACES ARTICLE Synopsis of the Book The Origin of Chronic Inflammatory Systemic Diseases and Their Sequelae by Rainer H Straub Academic Press/Elsevier Chronic inflammatory systemic diseases (CIDs) are a burden to humans because approximately 10% of the population is affected by long-standing chronic inflammatory illness. The numbers would be extensively higher if […]