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Immune mechanisms in food allergy

Guest Editor:
Katja Baerenfaller, PD, PhD, Swiss Institute of Allergy and Asthma Research (SIAF), University of Zurich, Switzerland

Submission Status: Open until 2 December 2024

Cellular immunology and HIV

Guest Editor
Joe Hou, PhD, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center, United States

Submission Status: Open until 22 August 2024

Innate immunity and inflammation

Guest Editors:
Pawan Kumar Singh:
University of Missouri School of Medicine, Columbia, Missouri, United States
Amol Suryawanshi: Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, United States

Submission Status: Open until 19 June 2024


The digestive system and autoimmunity

Guest Editors:
Lina Sun: Xi’an Jiaotong University, China
Baojun Zhang: Xi'an Jiaotong University, China

Vaccines for infectious diseases: immune mechanisms to vaccine development and clinical implementation

Guest Editors:
Rajib Deb: ICAR-National Research Center on Pig, India
Sandeep Kumar Dhanda: St Jude Children’s Research Hospital, USA
Wen-Qiang He: University of Sydney, Australia


Thematic series
Cancer Immunotherapy and Vaccines
Edited by: Prof. Francesco Pappalardo
Submission deadline: 30 November 2017


Cross journal collection
Day of Immunology 2015
Collection published: 28 April 2015

Thematic series
Current questions and challenges in infection and immunity
Edited by: Dr James Li, Prof Olivier Garraud
Collection published: 26 March 2015


Cross journal collection
The tammar wallaby genome and transcriptome
Collection published: 10 August 2011


Cross journal collection
Bovine: the companion papers for the publication of the bovine genome sequence
Collection published: 24 April 2009

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