immune-system protein

Researchers have shown that the protein interleukin 10 reduces inflammation and improves muscle repair in a mouse model of Duchenne muscular dystrophy

posted on March 9, 2011 - 2:32pm
A team of researchers at the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California-Los Angeles (UCLA) has demonstrated that the naturally occurring protein interleukin 10 (IL10) may help reduce harmful inflammation and promote muscle regeneration in people with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), and potentially those with other forms of muscular dystrophy. MDA supported James Tidball,...

ALS TDI's first-quarter 2010 research update can be summed up with one word: momentum.

posted on January 27, 2010 - 4:02pm
Significant progress on multiple fronts was reported by ALS TDI (the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Therapy Development Institute) in its first Webcast of 2010, hosted on Jan. 14.