PHCentral RSS - rss FIRE feed Tue, 26 Jul 2016 02:07:45 GMT Pulmonary Hypertension in Newborns Might Be Treated at Early Stage Using Ecocardiography July 25, 2016 Effect of Warfarin Treatment on Survival of Patients With PAH in the Registry to Evaluate Early and Long-Term PAH Disease Management (REVEAL) July 22, 2016 Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension July 21, 2016 Protein target may block deadly arterial remodeling in pulmonary hypertension July 20, 2016 Pulmonary Hypertension July 19, 2016 New Mifcare PAH Therapy Shows Beneficial Results, According to Pre-Clinical Animal Test July 18, 2016 Online breath test aims to diagnose lung problems earlier and reduce workload July 16, 2016 Oxygen Therapy Seen to Harm Lungs of Newborns with Pulmonary Hypertension July 14, 2016 Effectiveness of PAH Therapy Boosted by Use of Nanoparticles in Animal Study July 13, 2016 Pulmonary Hypertension and ‘The Spoon Theory’ July 13, 2016 Likelihood of PAH in Scleroderma Patients May Be Evident in Specific Autoantibodies July 12, 2016 Actelion to Start a Phase 3 Trial Evaluating Opsumit as Treatment for Children with PAH July 11, 2016 Pulmonary hypertension specific treatment in infants with bronchopulmonary dysplasia. July 11, 2016 Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Associated with Adult Congenital Heart Disease, when Inoperable becomes Operable: A Case Report July 8, 2016 Focus on Research: Pulmonary hypertension studies July 7, 2016 Hepatoma Derived Growth Factor Predicts Disease Severity and Survival in PAH July 6, 2016 ]]> Treating autoimmune disease without harming normal immunity July 6, 2016
Current therapies for autoimmune disease, such as prednisone and rituximab, suppress large parts of the immune system, leaving patients vulnerable to potentially fatal opportunistic infections and cancers.

The Penn researchers demonstrated their new technique by successfully treating an otherwise fatal autoimmune disease in a mouse model, without apparent off-target effects, which could harm healthy tissue. The results are published in an online First Release paper in Science.]]>
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