immunology

Dr. Manish J. Butte is leading a research team studying immune system response

By uclahealth • November 7, 2022

Anaphylaxis requires a quick response. Learn how to help someone having a severe allergic reaction.

By uclahealth • April 7, 2022

A runny nose this time of year – during the pandemic – can be unsettling

By Sandy Cohen • March 31, 2022

Why does COVID-19 affect people differently? Read here

By Tiare Dunlap • August 21, 2020

Jim James, an engineer, husband, and father of two teenagers, has always been a “look on the brightside” kind of guy. So it was no surprise when he was ...

By Denise Heady • February 28, 2020

Asthma is a disease that affects one in 13 Americans, with children and teens affected more than adults. This condition causes swelling and inflammation ...

By uclahealth • March 15, 2018

Is it possible to be too hygienic? The answer may be yes. In fact, having some microbes on the skin may protect young children ...

By uclahealth • June 7, 2017

How an unfamiliar virus led to a global epidemic Genetic mutations in the Zika virus, shown here (in green) infecting nerve ...

By Elaine Schmidt • April 21, 2016