Network supplies bones and helps immune cells to quickly reach the sources of inflammation January 25, 2019 A network of very fine blood vessels that connects bone marrow directly with the blood supply of the periosteum that was previously overlooked has now been discovered by Dr. Anika Grüneboom...

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Inflammation needs energy. This is not least generated from oxygen, which is essential for the cells of the immune system. On the one hand, oxygen is an essential element for the survival of cells, but on the other hand it also functions as a "fuel" for the fire of inflammation.

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It is well known that healthy eating increases our general sense of wellbeing. Researchers at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) have now discovered that a fibre-rich diet can have a positive influence on chronic inflammatory joint diseases, leading to stronger bones. The researchers have published their findings in the renowned journal Nature Communications.

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"Inflammation meets Physics" Monday, November 13th, 2017 Location:  Neues Hörsaalgebäude, Großer Hörsaal, Ulmenweg 18, 91054 Erlangen 12:15 – 12:30pm Welcome Georg Schett 12:30 – 01:15pm Organising chromatin by transcription Vasily Zaburdaev Max-Planck-Institute for the Physics ...

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Stomach cancer is one of the five most deadly types of cancer: according to statistics from the World Health Organization (WHO), about 750,000 patients die of this disease every year. The main trigger is the bacterium Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori). There are currently no effective therapies for ga...

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