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Our new Equality, Diversity & Inclusion activity grants are designed to help organisations and individuals fund activities and events that promote diversity and inclusion across the immunology community and the wider biomedical sciences. 

The Royal Society and the Academy of Medical Sciences have announced their list of new Fellows for 2021.

The new edition of Immunology News is now online.

Immunology in the news

A new study has found that many patients with COVID-19 produce immune responses against their body’s own tissues or organs. The paper was published in Clinical & Experimental Immunology.

BSI response to approval of the Janssen COVID-19 vaccine by the MHRA for use in the UK.

British Society for Immunology response to new repot from the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Vaccinations For All looking into the factors that improve or hinder vaccine uptake.


BSI member, Dr Brian Ferguson shares his thoughts on increasing the public's understanding of COVID-19 vaccines in this case study for our new 'Vaccine engagement starts...' series.

BSI member, Professor Neil Mabbott discusses his experience answering questions from the public about how COVID-19 vaccines work in this case study for our new 'Vaccine engagement starts...' series.

BSI member, Dr Dammy Pinheiro discusses her experience engaging with ethnic minority communities and healthcare workers about COVID-19 vaccines in this case study for our new 'Vaccine engagement starts...' series.


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