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The BSI recently took part in Voice of the Future, a event that allows early career researcher to directly quiz politicians on STEM policy. 

We would like to update you on an upcoming change to the leadership of the BSI’s official journal, Immunology.

After 13 years at the helm, Danny Altmann is stepping down from his role as Editor in Chief at the end of May. He has brought great vision and expertise to the journal, and has really made Immunology his own. It is with great sadness that we see him go. 


Professor Danny Altmann's farewell message:

The March 2019 issue of Immunology News is now out.

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Measles virus. 3D illustration showing structure of measles virus with surface glycoprotein spikes heamagglutinin-neuraminidase and fusion protein

Our response to the WHO report on measles cases in Europe in 2018

Our response to the ABPI report on the skills gap

11 January 2019

The Times today reported on the sad news of the death of cancer biologist Professor Martin Gore, which occurred soon after he had a vaccination against yellow fever.  In response to this story, the British Society for Immunology has issued the following statement.


Professor Peter Openshaw, past President of the British Society for Immunology, said:

BSI BLOG

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 Svedberg F et al. 2019 Nature Immunology DOI:10.1038/s41590-019-0352-y; Palmer T et al. 2019 British Medical Journal DOI: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l1161; Perucha E et al. 2019 Nature Communications DOI: 10.1038/s41467-019-08332-9

For World Tuberculosis Day, Pearl Gan, a photographer in residence at Oxford University, has created a photo-story documenting tuberculosis research and treatment efforts in Bandung, Indonesia. 

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  Denton A. et al. 2019 Journal of Experimental Medicine, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1084/jem.20181216; Duque-Correa M. et al. 2019 PLOS Pathogens, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.ppat.1007265; Miragaia R. et al. 2019 Immunity, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.immuni.2019.01.001

  

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