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Immunology in the news

Immunology in the news

Our response to a study published in the Journal of Immunology looking at how carbon nanoparticles (such as those found in air pollution) can alter structure and function of certain proteins of the immune system.

Our response to a BMJ article calling for healthcare professionals to drop the message to 'complete the course' of antibiotics to avoid antibiotic resistance.

Our response to the Government's Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) decision regarding extending Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) vaccination to adolescent boys.

Here's our selection of the top immunology stories in the news this week.

The Government has published its response to the National Data Guardian’s Review of Data Security, Consent and Opt-outs.

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The Home Office has published its annual statistics on the numbers of animals used in research in the UK for 2016.

 

Here's our selection of the top immunology stories in the news this week.

Our response to research linking maternal sugar consumption during pregnancy to allergy in the offspring.

Here's our selection of the top immunology stories in the news this week.

Here's our selection of the top immunology stories in the news this week.

This BSI statement is in response to a ruling by the European Court of Justice (ECJ) on national courts deciding that vaccines may cause adverse reactions, even in the absence of scientific evidence.

The BSI has released a statement in response to a new report published by the Academy of Medical Sciences entitled ‘Enhancing the use of scientific evidence to judge the potential benefits and harms of medicines’.

Here's our selection of the top immunology stories in the news this week.

Understanding Animal Research have released a Lab Animal Tour, a ‘street view’ into four animal research facilities in the UK.

Swine flu virus. Credit: NIAID

Read our response to paper published in PLOS Pathogens on mutations in a strain of avian flu that could potentially allow this virus to be transmitted between humans. 

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