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    Jun Yang, Norma Diaz, Joseph Adelsberger, Xueyuan Zhou, Randy Stevens, Adam Rupert, Julia A. Metcalf, Mike Baseler, Christine Barbon, Tomozumi Imamichi, Richard Lempicki and Louis M. Cosentino

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BMC Immunology is an open access journal publishing original peer-reviewed research articles in molecular, cellular, tissue-level, organismal, functional, and developmental aspects of the immune system as well as clinical studies and animal models of human diseases.

Section Editors

  • Simon R Carding, University of East Anglia
  • Lucienne Chatenoud, Hospital Necker
  • Olivier Garraud, Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine
  • James Li, University of Hong Kong
  • J Philip McCoy, National Institutes of Health

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  • Guangde Tu, BioMed Central