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

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Featured Papers | 2/8/2021

Prostaglandin E2 (PGE2) switch on macrophage tissue repair properties to promote intestinal epithelial barrier regeneration in inflammatory bowel disease

Here, the team of Prof Gianluca Matteoi from the KU Leuven, Belgium and Prof. Seung Hyeok Seok from the Seoul National University College of Medicine, Korea describe a subset of prostaglandin recep...
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| 2/1/2021

Member Spotlight - Eduardo Villablanca

Describe your most recent work in the field of Mucosal Immunology.  The focus of my research program is to understand the mechanisms that underlie the initiation and resolution of Inflammatory bowe...
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Featured Papers | 1/27/2021

Gut CD4+ T cell phenotypes are a continuum molded by microbes, not by TH archetypes

Is it time to reconsider T cell subsets? Different microbes promoted unique T cell effector types on a continuum in this work at Nature.
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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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