Skip to main content


Society news

Following our Congress Secretary nominations, we're delighted to announce the successful candidate who will be joining the BSI Congress Committee.

The British Society for Immunology Congress 2019 website is now live!

We are pleased to present the new Regulatory T cells Review Series from our official journals, Immunology and Clinical & Experimental Immunology

Immunology in the news

Our response to the Prime Minister's announcement to increase the childhood vaccination rate. 

Our response to the World Health Organization announcing a Public Health Emergency of International Concern regarding the ongoing Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo.


The Home Office has published its annual statistics on the numbers of animals used in research in the UK in 2018.


Our CEO, Doug Brown, blogs about his recent trip to Seattle to engage with the veterinary immunology community. 

UKRI recently launched their Future Leaders Fellowship scheme, which aims to help early career researchers and innovators from around the world get the support they need to develop their careers. Applications can come from any discipline including immunology! 

Welcome to the next installment of our regular update where we report on research from the world of immunology, highlighting work from BSI members that has hit the headlines over the past few weeks. 

Includes Watson et al. 2019 Frontiers in Immunology DOI:; Shungin et al. 2019 Nature Communications DOI:; Bradley et al. 2019 Cell Reports DOI:


Information for the public

We have a host of resources available to teach you more about immunology, your immune system, and to help you get involved in our public engagement activities.

Read more

Become a member today

Click below to find out how to become a member.

Join the Society