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UNM Research Highlighted in The Journal of Immunology - HSC Newsbeat


HSC Newsbeat
A study by University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center researchers showing how estrogen-driven differences in immunity help protect females from skin and soft tissue staph infections was singled out this week for recognition by a prestigious ...

Weight flux alters molecular profile, Stanford-led study finds - EurekAlert (press release)


EurekAlert (press release)
As people pack on pounds or shed excess weight, they exhibit notable changes in their microbiome, cardiovascular system, immune system and levels of gene expression, the study found. The researchers integrated a slew of "omics" profiling techniques to ...
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NIH scientists find microbes on the skin of mice promote tissue healing, immunity - National Institutes of Health (press release)


National Institutes of Health (press release)
To investigate, NIAID scientists led by Yasmine Belkaid, Ph.D., chief of the Mucosal Immunology Section of NIAID's Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases, observed the reaction of mouse immune cells to Staphylococcus epidermidis, a bacterium regularly found ...

On-Line Biology Book: Lymphatic System and Immunity

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Describes the system's fuctions which include the absorbtion of excess fluid and its return to the blood stream, absorption of fat, and the immune system function.

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On-Line Biology Book: The Circulatory System
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Explanation of human and animal systems.

On-Line Biology Book: The Endocrine System
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Looks at the system's evolution, feedback mechanism, and other chemical messengers.

On-Line Biology Book: The Excretory System
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Description and diagrams.

On-Line Biology Book: The Integumentary System
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Offers an introduction to the skin's follicles and glands and sensory reception as well as its selective permeability.

On-Line Biology Book: The Nervous System
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Describes the peripheral, somatic, autonomic, and central nervous systems.

On-Line Biology Book: The Respiratory System
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Introduction to gas exchange, respiratory surfaces, methods of respiration, and other functions.

On-Line Biology Book: The Digestive System
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Covers the stages in the digestive process, regulation of appetite, and the system's components.

On-Line Biology Book: The Reproductive System
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Covers human reproduction and development.

On-Line Biology Book: Photosynthesis
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Includes illustrated information on the nature of light, the chemistry of chlorophyll, the carbon cycle, and more.

On-Line Biology Book: Muscular and Skeletal Systems
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Addresses the functions of muscles and bones, bone growth, joints, and the two systems interactions.