immune response

Neurotensin and Its Receptors in B Cells: Implications for Chronic B Cell Lymphocytic Leukemia

Neurotensin and Its Receptors in B Cells: Implications for Chronic B Cell Lymphocytic Leukemia

A new study in Journal of Immunology by Sofiane Saada and colleagues from the Department of Immunology, University of Limoges, Limoges, France is the first to report the expression of neurotensin and its high NTSR1 and low NTSR2-affinity receptors in human B cell lines, primary malignant B cells from chronic B cell lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) […]

Gerald Weissmann, Meryl Streep, Mechnikov and Inflammation: It’s Complicated

Gerald Weissmann, Meryl Streep, Mechnikov and Inflammation: It’s Complicated

SHORT FEATURES and FACES ARTICLE In a recent Editorial, Gerald Weissmann, in his typical elegant and provocative style, mingles Hollywood stars and movie characters with some major pathology phenomena. The recent movie ‘It’s Complicated’ inspired the Editor-in-Chief of the FASEB journal to find some striking similarities between some of the movie’s features and the cardinal […]