Tag: t cell

Lasting Norovirus Immunity May Depend on T Cells

Protection against norovirus gastroenteritis is supported in part by norovirus-specific CD8+ T cells that reside in peripheral, intestinal, and lymphoid tissues, according to investigators. These...

T Cells Confer Protection to Three Main SARS-CoV-2 Variants

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Of the 45 noteworthy genetic mutations in three main SARS-CoV-2 variants...

Psoriasis Pathophysiology Insights Carry Treatment Implications

Dr Kenneth Brian Gordon Several surprising recent insights into the pathophysiology of psoriasis may eventually lead to superior treatment strategies for this common T-cell-mediated disease,...

CAR T-cell Products Shine, Reveal New Insights

Real-world experience with chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapies for large B-cell lymphomas compares favorably with experience in commercial and trial settings and provides new...

First CAR T-cell Tx for Mantle Cell Lymphoma Fills Unmet Need

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted accelerated approval on July 24, 2020, for the chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapy brexucabtagene autoleucel (Tecartus)...

Durable Responses With Anti-BCMA CAR T-cell for Multiple Myeloma

For patients with heavily-pretreated multiple myeloma, the early and deep responses seen with the novel chimeric antigen receptor T-cell (CAR T-cell) construct ciltacabtagene autoleucel (cilta-cel)...

T-Cells May Best Antibodies for Detecting Past COVID Infection

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s  Coronavirus Resource Center. Accurate and accessible viral and antibody testing are essential to helping...

T Cells a More Precise Immune Indicator in COVID-19?

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Immune system memory T-cell levels accurately corresponded with SARS-CoV-2 severity in...