Journal of Immunology

The Journal of Immunology is a peer-reviewed academic journal that publishes basic and clinical studies in all aspects of immunology. It was founded by Arthur Fernandez Coca in 1915 (in cooperation with Edward B. Passano). It is the official journal of The American Association of Immunologists and published by The American Association of Immunologists.

Publisher
The American Association of Immunologists
Country
United States
History
1915–present
Impact factor
6.00 (2008)
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Infant immunity, though fleeting, found to be strong

(Medical Xpress)—"Forgetful" immune systems leave infants particularly prone to infections, claims a new Cornell study. Upending the common theory that weak immune cells are to blame, the study has found that infants' immune ...

May 28, 2014
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Slowing down the immune system when in overdrive

Many people suffer from chronic inflammation because their immune systems overreact to 'self' tissue. Sydney scientists believe that a small molecule known as Interleukin 21 is a promising therapeutic target in such cases.

Feb 10, 2014
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Study explores barriers to HIV vaccine response

Researchers at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) discovered that an antibody that binds and neutralizes HIV likely also targets the body's own "self" proteins. This finding could complicate the development of HIV vaccines ...

Sep 20, 2013
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