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Blood: A New Immune “Rare Disease” Has Been Identified - Creative Biomart
Link: http://www.creativebiomart.net/aboutus-detail-blood-a-new-immune-%E2%80%9Crare-disease%E2%80%9D-has-been-identified-125.htm Blood: A New Immune "Rare Disease" Has Been Identified Recently a paper on the Blood journal revealed that a research group found a new kind of B-cell defect, which stated that severe autoimmunity in childhood can be an indication of a primary immunodeficiency (PID). The result was gained on a 13-year-old patient with the novel genetic technology. Since earlier time, the patient has been suffering severe autoimmunity of the kidneys, lymph nodes and connective tissues periodically. The patient had previously been administrated with cortisone for a long time. Due to the discovery, the target of the therapy can be precisely isolated as one of the researchers said, "Only when you know the mechanism, an individually-tailored therapy can be appropriately used or developed." According to data from the Anglo-American world, the prevalence of a clinica
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