Immune cells consult with neighbors to make decisions

Immune cells consult with neighbors to make decisions

Many people consult their friends and neighbors before making a big decision. It turns out that cells also are consulting their neighbors in the human body. Scientists and physicians have long known that immune cells migrate to the site of an infection, which...
New Insight Into Mumps, Flu and RSV

New Insight Into Mumps, Flu and RSV

Northwestern University researchers have, for the first time, determined the 3D atomic structure of a key complex in paramyxoviruses, a family of viruses that includes mumps, human parainfluenza and respiratory syncytial virus (RSV). This information could help others...