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Protein expression changes after long duration space flight

Analysis of cosmonaut blood samples before and after long duration space flights highlights changes in key proteins associated with inflammation and muscle repair.

Gut microbiome predicts immune response to hematopoietic cell transplantation

Pediatric patients undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation show a specific gut microbiome composition that may predict the onset of acute Graft-versus-Host Disease after treatment.


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