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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Discovering the future of cell research

Discovering the future of cell research

BSACI develops a guideline for diagnosing and managing pollen food syndrome

BSACI develops a guideline for diagnosing and managing pollen food syndrome

Peter Adams and Bing Ren receive NIH grant to join multi-institution initiative studying the aging process

Peter Adams and Bing Ren receive NIH grant to join multi-institution initiative studying the aging process

CSU part of $12.5 million-supported institute to advance virus research and education

CSU part of $12.5 million-supported institute to advance virus research and education

LSHTM expert comment: UK's MHRA approves bivalent COVID-19 vaccine

LSHTM expert comment: UK's MHRA approves bivalent COVID-19 vaccine

In monkeys, spike-based vaccines produce some immunity based on CD8 T-cells

In monkeys, spike-based vaccines produce some immunity based on CD8 T-cells

How well does hybrid immunity protect against SARS-CoV-2 and its variants?

How well does hybrid immunity protect against SARS-CoV-2 and its variants?

One Medicine: A collaboration for the benefit of both humans and animals

One Medicine: A collaboration for the benefit of both humans and animals

How does COVID-19 increase clotting risk?

How does COVID-19 increase clotting risk?

UIC focuses on developing an antiviral therapy for filoviruses

UIC focuses on developing an antiviral therapy for filoviruses

Novel model reveals how genomic instability arises in histologically benign tissue

Novel model reveals how genomic instability arises in histologically benign tissue

Study aims to understand how female fertility is established at the molecular level

Study aims to understand how female fertility is established at the molecular level

Scientists discover new target for treatment of premature aging disorders

Scientists discover new target for treatment of premature aging disorders

Epidural lidocaine injections show promise for treating psoriasis

Epidural lidocaine injections show promise for treating psoriasis

Less than half of the YouTube videos on allergic rhinitis provide useful information, study finds

Less than half of the YouTube videos on allergic rhinitis provide useful information, study finds

Coronavirus biology: viral RNA synthesis, origin, and vaccines

Coronavirus biology: viral RNA synthesis, origin, and vaccines

Researchers develop a long-acting injectable formulation of the anti-TB drug rifabutin

Researchers develop a long-acting injectable formulation of the anti-TB drug rifabutin

Combination therapy regimen for cystic fibrosis is also beneficial to primary school-aged children

Combination therapy regimen for cystic fibrosis is also beneficial to primary school-aged children

COVID-19 vaccination increases antibodies in breast milk significantly

COVID-19 vaccination increases antibodies in breast milk significantly