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Immunology in the news

Immunology in the news

Our response to a paper in Nature Reviews Cancer on the environmental factors associated with the development of acute lymphoblastic leukaemia.

Our response to new research on a molecule to target the common cold virus

BSI statement into response to the Cochrane review on the safety and effectiveness of the HPV vaccine

The European Commission has today published a series of recommendations for how the EU should strengthen cooperation in the fight against vaccine-preventable diseases.

Saturday 24 March is World Tuberculosis Day. 

Our response to paper on fish oil and probiotic supplements during pregnancy reducing the risk of food allergies and eczema in children. 

BSI members interviewed on BBC Radio 4 about ageing and immunity

Immunology has featured prominently on BBC Radio 4 Today programme this morning (8 February). 

Our response to news stories on a new vaccine-based immunotherapy to treat grass pollen allergy

Our response to a paper published in Science on a new approach to develop a universal flu vaccine

Swine flu virus. Credit: NIAID

The BSI has issued a statement in response to ongoing media stories about the current flu outbreak in the UK. 

BSI statement in response to BMJ report on use of animal studies in the development of a TB vaccine.

Our congratulations go to Dr Riko Muranaka who has been awarded the John Maddox Prize for her work countering misinformation about the HPV vaccine.

Our response to the publication of the UK Government's Industrial Strategy

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

BSI statement in response to news reports of a measles outbreak in Liverpool and Leeds. 



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