UF investigators studied the feasibility of the immunoarray platform to screen microparticle- encapsulated adjuvant combinations for the development of improved and personalized vaccines.
UF investigators published a paper on dendritic cell activation in the Journal of Materials Chemistry B.
Researchers include Benjamin M. Looney, Ph.D., Chang Qing Xia, M.D., Ph.D., Patrick Concannon, Ph.D., David Ostrov, Ph.D. and Michael J. Clare-Salzler, M.D.
Dr. Clare-Salzler and other researchers found that omega-3 FAs may protect against the development of RA-related autoimmunity in pre-clinical RA.
Two recent publications explored different methods of delivering a vaccine for type 1 diabetes, both of which prevented 40 percent of mice from developing the disease.
The paper is titled “C-Abl Inhibitor Imatinib Enhances Insulin Production by β Cells: C-Abl Negatively Regulates Insulin Production via Interfering with the Expression of NKx2.2 and GLUT-2.”…
UF and UF Health faculty, postdoctoral fellows, and graduate students submitted a record number of original research presentations for the American Diabetes Association’s 74th Scientific Sessions held June 13-17, 2014 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, California. This year's submissions represent one of the largest showcases of research emanating from UF.