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Antibodies

Your Life Depends on Immune Cells Doing the 'Impossible': Purposeful, Targeted DNA Engineering (Part 2)

James A. Shapiro | Posted 06.03.2012 | Science
James A. Shapiro

This posting will discuss how further targeted natural genetic engineering refines antibody specificity and directs antibodies to the right place in your body to deal with each infection.

Sex Appeal Study Shows Why Women Pine For Brad Pitt

Posted 02.21.2012 | Science

By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 02/21/2012 11:39 AM EST on LiveScience Women may drool over George Clooney and Bra...

PHOTOS: Removing The Logic From Biology In Imaginative Exhibition

Posted 01.06.2012 | Arts

With her exhibition 'Bioillogical', Carol Es crafts test-tube-dwelling oddities that make diseases look bizarrely darling. As the exhibition title su...

Music: Food For The Brain

Big Think | Posted 12.12.2011 | Fifty

Listening to Mozart probably won't make you smarter but music can positively influence your brain in other ways. If you listen to soothing music, for ...

Scientists Discover Antibodies That Kill 90% Of HIV Strains

AOL News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

American scientists are touting a major stride toward a vaccine that can ward off HIV, after finding two key proteins that neutralize 91 percent of th...

Breast-Feeding Benefits, Cost: Study Says 900 Lives And Billions Of Dollars Could Be Saved Annually

AP | LINDSEY TANNER | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

CHICAGO — The lives of nearly 900 babies would be saved each year, along with billions of dollars, if 90 percent of U.S. women fed their babies ...

HIV Researchers Find Antibodies That Prevent Virus From Causing Severe AIDS

The Los Angeles Times | Thomas H. Maugh II | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

After nearly two decades of futile searching for a vaccine against the AIDS virus, researchers are reporting the tantalizing discovery of antibodies t...