International Journal of Immunology

Volume 4, Issue 5, October 2016

  • A Study on the Importance of Anti Cyclic Cytrullinated Peptide Antibodies (Anti-CCP) and Rheumatoid Factor (RF) Assay in Detection of Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis in North Eastern Part of India

    Anindya Das, Chimanjita Phukan, Chitralekha Baruah

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 5, October 2016
    Pages: 27-34
    Received: 15 October 2016
    Accepted: 31 October 2016
    Published: 23 November 2016
    Abstract: Objective: Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a polyarticular and systemic chronic inflammatory autoimmune disease, occurring throughout the world. The aim of the present study is to observe the role of anti-CCP antibody and Rheumatoid Factor (RF) assay in diagnosing patients of rheumatoid arthritis in north-eastern part of India, in the state of Assam a... Show More
  • Impact of Biofield Energy Treated Herbomineral Formulation (The Trivedi Effect®) on Mouse Dendritic and Splenocyte Cells for Modulation of Pro-inflammatory Cytokines

    Mahendra Kumar Trivedi, Alice Branton, Dahryn Trivedi, Gopal Nayak, Aileen Carol Lee, Aksana Hancharuk, Carola Marina Sand, Debra Jane Schnitzer, Rudina Thanasi, Eileen Mary Meagher, Faith Ann Pyka, Gary Richard Gerber, Johanna Catharina Stromsnas, Judith Marian Shapiro, Laura Nelson Streicher, Lorraine Marie Hachfeld, Matthew Charles Hornung, Patricia M. Rowe, Sally Jean Henderson, Sheila Maureen Benson, Shirley Theresa Holmlund, Stephen P. Salters, Mayank Gangwar, Snehasis Jana

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 5, October 2016
    Pages: 35-45
    Received: 7 November 2016
    Accepted: 22 November 2016
    Published: 8 December 2016
    Abstract: The use of herbomineral formulation in the healthcare sector for different chronic diseases is gaining popularity due to its fewer side effects, high safety profile, and cost effectiveness. A new proprietary herbomineral formulation was formulated, consisting of four essential ingredients viz. herbal root extract (ashwagandha), and minerals (zinc, ... Show More