Control of Paneth Cell Fate by PKCλ/ι

Control of Paneth Cell Fate, Intestinal Inflammation, and Tumorigenesis by PKCλ/ι
Yuki Nakanishi, Miguel Reina-Campos, Naoko Nakanishi, Victoria Llado, Lisa Elmen, Scott Peterson, Alex Campos, Surya K. De, Michael Leitges, Hiroki Ikeuchi, Maurizio Pellecchia, Richard S. Blumberg, Maria T. Diaz-Meco, and Jorge Moscat

The intestine is protected by specialized cells, called Paneth cells, that secrete antimicrobial […]

SMI Mourns the Loss of Per Brandtzaeg

Professor Per Brandtzaeg passed away on September 11, 2016 at the age of 80. Per Brandtzaeg was an influential force in mucosal immunology and will be deeply missed. Read more on his contributions made to SMI.

By |September 13th, 2016|Categories: 2016, News, Uncategorized||1 Comment

Logo Usage Guidelines

Society for Mucosal Immunology (SMI) Logo Usage Guidelines










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Might MERS become the New SARS?

by Peter Openshaw, PhD

Coronaviruses cause about 15% of common colds, which are normally mild. So why are public health authorities so alarmed about the latest coronavirus disease, Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS)?

With the first reports of person to person transmission, MERS-CoV is uncomfortably reminiscent of the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)-CoV, which emerged in South […]

By |June 20th, 2014|Categories: 2014, News, Uncategorized||0 Comments

Introduction to the Microplate Reader

The microplate reader is a multimodal instrument that allows for a variety of experiments to be performed and measured simultaneously. Microplate readers can make absorbance, fluorescence and luminescence measurements. Multiwell plates are integral to the microplate reader and allow for many experiments to be performed at once. Regardless of the assay type, experiments on […]

By |June 3rd, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized||0 Comments