Janet Stewart is a life sciences writer and editor, who completed both PhD course work and oral examinations in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology at McGill University, and holds an M.Sc. in Virology and Immunology.
A protein produced by immune cells can promote wound healing in the intestine, a finding that could lead to treatments for inflammatory bowel syndrome (IBS). The study “Macrophage-derived IL-10 ... Read more
Renflexis (infliximab-abda), a biosimilar of Remicade (infliximab), has been approved in the U.S. to treat a number of autoimmune diseases, including adult and pediatric Crohn’s disease and adult ulcerative colitis. Samsung Bioepis, ... Read more
Gulf War Illness (GWI) has many symptoms, and now a link between changes in the gut microbiome (bacteria living in the intestines) and neuroinflammation (inflammation of the brain) has been ... Read more