Tag: innate immunity

  • Episode 15 – Regulation of innate immunity

    In the 15th episode of Immunology 101 series, Natalie and Jatin talk about positive and negative regulation in immune response, how the cells of the innate immunity interact with the adaptive, and the ubiquity of the immune system across phyla. Check out our memes on Facebook (@antibuddies), Twitter (@antibuddiesP), and Instagram (@AntibuddiesPodcast). Join us on […]

  • Episode 14 – Innate immune cells

    In the 14th episode of Immunology 101 series, Natalie and Jatin talk about the cellular facet of the innate immune system. Check out our memes on Facebook (@antibuddies), Twitter (@antibuddiesP), and Instagram (@AntibuddiesPodcast). Join us on our bimonthly journal club at our YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxyrHotyyY3sSwcp1zigeCw Send us your queries/questions/suggestions at antibuddies1@gmail.com. Website: Antibuddies – Science Communication & […]

  • Episode 13 – Innate Immunity and other PRRs

    In the 13th episode of Immunology 101 series, Natalie and Jatin continue talking about PRR signaling. Check out our memes on Facebook (@antibuddies), Twitter (@antibuddiesP), and Instagram (@AntibuddiesPodcast). Join us on our bimonthly journal club at our YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxyrHotyyY3sSwcp1zigeCw Send us your queries/questions/suggestions at antibuddies1@gmail.com. Website: Antibuddies – Science Communication & Immunology (Antibuddies.org) Sources: Kuby Immunology

  • Episode 12 – Innate immunity and TLR signaling

    In the 12th episode of Immunology 101 series, Natalie and Jatin shift gears to talk about Innate immunity with a focus on TLR signaling. Check out our memes on Facebook (@antibuddies), Twitter (@antibuddiesP), and Instagram (@AntibuddiesPodcast). Join us on our bimonthly journal club at our YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxyrHotyyY3sSwcp1zigeCw Send us your queries/questions/suggestions at antibuddies1@gmail.com. Website: Antibuddies – […]

  • Companions or parasites? A story of innate immunity and the hair mites.

    Companions or parasites? A story of innate immunity and the hair mites.

    Picture source: dreamstime.com When we injure our skin, it opens an attractive gate for external invaders, such as bacteria, to rush in. This activates our innate immunity, “the body’s first line of defense”, which therefore triggers the immune cells to stream in immediately to act as a barricade. As a next step, these immune cells release […]