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CAR T-cell therapies can damage healthy immune cells, including the cells that produce the antibodies that fight disease.
Users with positive blood tests for the antibody called ACPA, a predictor of rheumatoid arthritis, reduced their risk by 16 percent.
The ideal time to receive the first dose is between ages 11 and 12, when the immune system most effectively builds antibodies.
While it can be monitored in the hospital and managed with steroids or antibodies that fight inflammation, there have been deaths in other trials involving CAR T cells.
Karen’s blood work showed signs that antibodies were attacking the proteins in the nuclei of her cells.
Those cells, however, also make antibodies that fight off other diseases.
Hill and colleagues treated 48 transplant patients with tocilizumab, a monoclonal antibody approved to treat rheumatoid arthritis that blocks the IL-6 receptor on cell surfaces.
Esvelt would identify the genes that produce those antibodies and transfer them into the genomes of mice that haven’t encountered Lyme, using the gene-editing technique known as CRISPR.
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