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Society for Mucosal Immunology


Advancing research, education, and collaboration in the field of mucosal immunology since 1987

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News & Newsletters | 1/13/2022

Immune & Epithelial Interactions Gastrointestinal System

Dendritic cells that colonize the intestinal epithelium show a unique phenotype influenced by retinoic acid and mucus that reduce T cell activation.
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News & Newsletters | 12/28/2021

President's Message - 12/28/2021

SMI President's Message As the year draws to a close, I’d like to thank the many members of the Society for your continued support of and participation in the many programs that have continued from...
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News & Newsletters | 12/22/2021

Newsletter - Q4 2021

Check out what SMI has been up to and what’s new in the 2021 4th Quarter Newsletter! Inside you will find: Important dates for ICMI 2022 Abstract submissions now open Article Feature: Secretory Ig...
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Why Join SMI?


Your SMI membership allows you to join a preeminent community of scientists and clinicians working together to advance the field of mucosal immunology and improve health worldwide. But it also comes with a host of benefits, such as:

  • Discounted event and conference registration
  • Exclusive networking, leadership, and training opportunities
  • Free job postings in the SMI career center Access to Mucosal Immunology, the premier journal in the field
  • Reduced page and color fees for papers submitted to Mucosal Immunology
  • Access to the SMI membership directory for connecting with colleagues
  • 20% off Principles of Mucosal Immunology, the official SMI textbook

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