Mucosal Immunology and the Society for Mucosal Immunology wish to congratulate the winners of this year’s Mucosal Immunology Journal Poster Awards at ICMI 2017:

2017 MI Poster Award Winners with Certificates

Pictured: Ryan Salvador, Wendy Fonseca, Yasutaka Motomura, and Elisa Cruz-Morales.

Gut Microbiota as a Source of Signals that Trigger Spontaneous Ocular Autoimmunity
Dr. Ryan Salvador, National Eye Institute, NIH

Attenuation of Viral-Induced Pulmonary Disease by Lactobacillus johnsonii Supplementation: Metabolic Reprogramming and Immune Cell Modulation
Dr. Wendy Fonseca, University of Michigan Medical School

Role of ILC2-Derived Interleukin-4 in Immune Responses
Dr. Yasutaka Motomura, RIKEN

Dissecting the Tissue-Specific Mechanisms that Support the Maintenance of Intestinal Regulatory T Cells
Dr. Elisa Cruz-Morales, University of Pennsylvania

Mouse Colonic Stromal Cells Induce a Protective ILC3 Phenotype in the Absence of NKx2.3 Transcription Factor
Dr. Zoltan Kellermayer, University of Pécs

TGFβ Receptor Mutations Alter Peritoneal Mast Cell Development and Function
Dr. Mathilde Turfkruyer, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH, DHHS

Winners received $200 and a complimentary two-year SMI membership. To read their abstracts and more, please check out the ICMI 2017 Abstract Supplement. Congratulations again to each of the 2017 MI Poster Award Winners!