MorphoSys, MD Anderson Partner Wednesday, May 25, 2016 MorphoSys AG and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have announced a long-term strategic alliance for the discovery and development of novel therapeutic antibodies against cancer.Untangling Disease-Related Protein Misfolding Wednesday, May 25, 2016 Work advances understanding of genetic forms of thrombosis, emphysema, cirrhosis of the liver, neurodegenerative diseases and inflammation, among others.Developing a More Precise Seasonal Flu Vaccine Tuesday, May 24, 2016 During the 2014-15 flu season, the poor match between the virus used to make the world’s vaccine stocks and the circulating seasonal virus yielded a vaccine that was less than 20 percent effective.Fighting Cancer with Borrowed Immunity Tuesday, May 24, 2016 A new step in cancer immunotherapy: researchers from the Netherlands Cancer Institute and University of Oslo/Oslo University Hospital show that even if one's own immune cells cannot recognize and fight their tumors, someone else's immune cells might. Loss Of Y Chromosome Increases Risk Of Alzheimer’s Tuesday, May 24, 2016 Men with blood cells that do not carry the Y chromosome are at greater risk of being diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. This is in addition to an increased risk of death from other causes, including many cancers. These new findings by researchers at Uppsala University could lead to a simple test to identify those at risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease.UK’s CGT, Australian CTM CRC Sign Agreement Tuesday, May 24, 2016 UK’s Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult and the Australian CRC for Cell Therapy Manufacturing sign new agreement to advance scaffold technology for commercial production of T-cells.Immune Cells Remember Their First Meal Monday, May 23, 2016 Scientists at the University of Bristol have identified the trigger for immune cells' inflammatory response – a discovery that may pave the way for new treatments for many human diseases."Sunscreen" Gene May Guard Against Melanoma Monday, May 23, 2016 USC-led study reveals that melanoma patients with deficient or mutant copies of the gene are less protected from harmful ultraviolet rays.Myeloid-Derived Suppressor Cells Play Role in Tumor Growth Friday, May 20, 2016 Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine have reported a new mechanism that helps cancer cells engage myeloid-derived suppressor cells.