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Immunology in the news

Immunology in the news

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. 

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.

Read our response to a paper published in JCI Insight on using a novel 'gene therapy' to treat allergy in mice. 

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

Male scientist with microscope

NatureJobs has published a new 'Spotlight on Immunology' feature article.

This is a BSI statement in response to the recent Channel 4 documentary on vaccines.

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

A new survey has shown there are large variations in the use and interpretation of a new type of allergy test (component testing) by doctors in the UK and Europe. As a result of these findings, a new quality assurance scheme is being launched to ensure proper quality assessment and education about the performance and use of the tests. The paper was published in Clinical & Experimental Immunology.

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.

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