Immunology

Immunology is the study of the body's immune system.
What is Immunology?

Immunology is the branch of biomedical science that deals with the response of an organism to antigenic challenge and its recognition of what is self and what is not. It deals with the defence mechanisms including all physical, chemical and biological properties of the organism that help it to combat its susceptibility to foreign organisms, material, etc.

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UCF researchers seek novel mask material to catch and kill COVID-19

UCF researchers seek novel mask material to catch and kill COVID-19

Cancer-causing mutation also promotes inflammation

Cancer-causing mutation also promotes inflammation

Successful MERS vaccine in mice may hold promise for developing vaccines against coronavirus

Successful MERS vaccine in mice may hold promise for developing vaccines against coronavirus

Study highlights a new way to identify antibiotic resistance genes

Study highlights a new way to identify antibiotic resistance genes

STEMCELL launches 'My Status' app to help keep staff safe during COVID-19 pandemic

STEMCELL launches 'My Status' app to help keep staff safe during COVID-19 pandemic

Asthma and coronavirus disease - COVID-19

Asthma and coronavirus disease - COVID-19

Francis Crick Institute and UCLH play vital role in national COVID-19 testing effort

Francis Crick Institute and UCLH play vital role in national COVID-19 testing effort

Study shows way to safely remove low-risk penicillin allergy labels in ICU patients

Study shows way to safely remove low-risk penicillin allergy labels in ICU patients

Study shows how Toxoplasma infection causes seizures, psychiatric illness for some

Study shows how Toxoplasma infection causes seizures, psychiatric illness for some

Study investigates if the body's immune response to infections changes with seasons

Study investigates if the body's immune response to infections changes with seasons

Patients with chronic liver disease need specific care during COVID-19

Patients with chronic liver disease need specific care during COVID-19

Putting an end to the pandemic

Putting an end to the pandemic

Immunotherapy may benefit mCRPC patients with specific markers of immune activation

Immunotherapy may benefit mCRPC patients with specific markers of immune activation

Purdue scientists working to speed up diagnostic, therapeutic solutions for COVID-19

Purdue scientists working to speed up diagnostic, therapeutic solutions for COVID-19

Scientists unravel a new mechanism that triggers cell death and inflammation

Scientists unravel a new mechanism that triggers cell death and inflammation

New children's book 'Battle Robots of the Blood' released

New children's book 'Battle Robots of the Blood' released

Novel immunotherapy eradicates solid tumors in mice without adverse side effects

Novel immunotherapy eradicates solid tumors in mice without adverse side effects

Mount Sinai researchers figure out how to ramp up immune system to prevent tumor growth

Mount Sinai researchers figure out how to ramp up immune system to prevent tumor growth

AI tool could accurately predict which COVID-19 patients will develop respiratory disease

AI tool could accurately predict which COVID-19 patients will develop respiratory disease

UAB will collaborate with Altimmune to test a COVID-19 vaccine candidate

UAB will collaborate with Altimmune to test a COVID-19 vaccine candidate