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A vaccine is a biological preparation that improves immunity to a particular disease. A vaccine typically contains an agent that resembles a disease-causing microorganism, and is often made from weakened or killed forms of the microbe. The agent stimulates the body's immune system to recognize the agent as foreign, destroy it, and "remember" it, so that the immune system can more easily recognize and destroy any of these microorganisms that it later encounters.
Lungs' immune cells can be activated more easily than previously thought

Lungs' immune cells can be activated more easily than previously thought

Researchers identify a new subset of cells involved in immune response against hepatitis B

Researchers identify a new subset of cells involved in immune response against hepatitis B

CD8+ T cells can help develop vaccines against Japanese encephalitis, Zika fever

CD8+ T cells can help develop vaccines against Japanese encephalitis, Zika fever

Study reveals how respiratory syncytial virus breaks into cells to cause infection

Study reveals how respiratory syncytial virus breaks into cells to cause infection

A 'Switch' That Turns Autoimmunity Drugs Into Powerful Anti-Cancer Treatments

A 'Switch' That Turns Autoimmunity Drugs Into Powerful Anti-Cancer Treatments

X-ray experiments reveal antibody to block entry of SARS-CoV-2

X-ray experiments reveal antibody to block entry of SARS-CoV-2

Study shows coronavirus does not induce cross-protective immune antibodies

Study shows coronavirus does not induce cross-protective immune antibodies

The Global Hunt To Block COVID-19

The Global Hunt To Block COVID-19

Study offers a benchmark for testing potential vaccines for COVID-19

Study offers a benchmark for testing potential vaccines for COVID-19

Computational methods can help design protein-based vaccines

Computational methods can help design protein-based vaccines

Entos and Precision NanoSystems to develop vaccines and therapeutics using NanoAssemblr GMP System

Entos and Precision NanoSystems to develop vaccines and therapeutics using NanoAssemblr GMP System

Virus-specific antibodies are generated by many newly discharged COVID-19 patients

Virus-specific antibodies are generated by many newly discharged COVID-19 patients

Antibodies From Llamas Could Help In Fight Against COVID-19

Antibodies From Llamas Could Help In Fight Against COVID-19

Two nose cells may contribute to COVID-19 pandemic

Two nose cells may contribute to COVID-19 pandemic

AI accelerates drug discovery to fight COVID-19

AI accelerates drug discovery to fight COVID-19

Researchers work on developing COVID-19 vaccine using plant virus

Researchers work on developing COVID-19 vaccine using plant virus

Genetic variability of immune system affects severity of COVID-19

Genetic variability of immune system affects severity of COVID-19

Unlocking New Ways To Understanding Evolving Strains Of SARS-Cov-2

Unlocking New Ways To Understanding Evolving Strains Of SARS-Cov-2

Scientists determine first 3D structure of COVID-19 main protease

Scientists determine first 3D structure of COVID-19 main protease

Bio-factory plant available to researchers to help combat COVID-19

Bio-factory plant available to researchers to help combat COVID-19