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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'Forgetting' may represent a form of learning, scientists say

'Forgetting' may represent a form of learning, scientists say

Analyzing milk produced after maternal COVID-19 diagnosis for the presence of SARS-CoV-2

Analyzing milk produced after maternal COVID-19 diagnosis for the presence of SARS-CoV-2

SARS-CoV-2-specific immune responses elicited by inactivated COVID-19 vaccines

SARS-CoV-2-specific immune responses elicited by inactivated COVID-19 vaccines

Moffitt experts provide insight on the role of B cell immunity in endometrial cancer

Moffitt experts provide insight on the role of B cell immunity in endometrial cancer

Novel mechanisms controlling tertiary lymphoid structure formation in tumors revealed

Novel mechanisms controlling tertiary lymphoid structure formation in tumors revealed

Providing recombinant antibody services and more within Europe

Providing recombinant antibody services and more within Europe

Unrelated vaccines could also help reduce the burden of COVID-19 pandemic, study shows

Unrelated vaccines could also help reduce the burden of COVID-19 pandemic, study shows

New grant program launches to advance therapeutic discovery for follicular lymphoma

New grant program launches to advance therapeutic discovery for follicular lymphoma

Scientists unravel how blood cells mount the first line of defense against viruses

Scientists unravel how blood cells mount the first line of defense against viruses

SARS-CoV-2 Delta sublineage AY.4.2 shows no increase in cell entry or antibody evasion

SARS-CoV-2 Delta sublineage AY.4.2 shows no increase in cell entry or antibody evasion

Salk professor receives $1.2 million from Larry L. Hillblom Foundation for diabetes research

Salk professor receives $1.2 million from Larry L. Hillblom Foundation for diabetes research

Scientists unravel how LPS prevents or promotes development of allergic disease

Scientists unravel how LPS prevents or promotes development of allergic disease

Researchers discover how oral bacteria increase vulnerability to infection

Researchers discover how oral bacteria increase vulnerability to infection

Wistar announces initiation of Phase 2 clinical study of VK-2019 in patients with advanced head and neck cancer

Wistar announces initiation of Phase 2 clinical study of VK-2019 in patients with advanced head and neck cancer

Can the COVID-19 delta variant evade vaccine-induced immunity?

Can the COVID-19 delta variant evade vaccine-induced immunity?

Exposure to parasitic roundworm linked with lower lung-function and asthma in younger men

Exposure to parasitic roundworm linked with lower lung-function and asthma in younger men

Study sheds light on how the immune system behaves during pregnancy

Study sheds light on how the immune system behaves during pregnancy

SARS-CoV-2 infection induces robust and cross-reactive immune responses in children

SARS-CoV-2 infection induces robust and cross-reactive immune responses in children

Study helps explain why mRNA vaccines have been successful at preventing severe COVID-19

Study helps explain why mRNA vaccines have been successful at preventing severe COVID-19

LJI researchers discover how loss of TET enzymes can lead to B cell lymphoma

LJI researchers discover how loss of TET enzymes can lead to B cell lymphoma