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The BSI is calling on all its members to contact their local candidates ahead of the 12 December General Election

The new edition of Immunology News is now online.

We have published our Annual Review for 2018-2019.

Immunology in the news

With the General Election fast approaching, last week the Royal Society hosted a joint hustings event for representatives from the political parties to answer questions on science and engineering. Our Policy & Public Affairs Manager, Matthew Gibbard, discusses the key talking points. 

Researchers from The Pirbright Institute have been awarded $5.5 million by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to establish a Livestock Antibody Hub, with the aim of improving animal health and driving forward the 'One Health' agenda. 

Research funding

Today, the Government has published the Adrian Smith – Graeme Reid Review into future frameworks for international collaboration on research and innovation. In response, the British Society for Immunology has released the following statement. 

BSI BLOG

With the General Election fast approaching, last week the Royal Society hosted a joint hustings event for representatives from the political parties to answer questions on science and engineering. Our Policy & Public Affairs Manager, Matthew Gibbard, discusses the key talking points. 

Welcome to the next instalment 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 month.

Includes Petrova et al. 2019 Science Immunology DOI: 10.1126/sciimmunol.aay6125; Robertson et al. 2019 Archives of Disease in Childhood DOI: 10.1136/archdischild-2019-317346; Pucino et al. 2019 Cell Metabolism DOI 10.1016/j.cmet.2019.10.004 ​    

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

  

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