• Publishes original research articles, letters, reviews/mini- reviews and guest edited thematic issues on various topics related to immunology. Articles may be focused largely, but not exclusively, on contributions from China

Aims and Scope

The Immunology section of the journal Current Chinese Science publishes original research articles, letters, reviews, mini-reviews, commentaries and guest-edited thematic issues in all areas of Immunology. It is designed to serve both the Chinese and international community as a valuable source to rapidly disseminate the latest studies that provide important insights into the working of the immune system.

The section Immunology has a broad scope as articles of interdisciplinary nature are welcome for submission. Studies on all model organisms may be submitted. Submissions in the following areas are of special interest:

  • • Antigen recognition and presentation
  • • Autoimmunity and immune tolerance
  • • Cellular and systemic immunity
  • • Comparative immunology
  • • Development of immune system
  • • Immune cytokines, receptors, signalling and bioinformatics
  • • Innate and adaptive immunity
  • • Microbial immunopathology and infection
  • • Tissue-resident immunity
  • • Transplantation and immunodeficiencies
  • • Tumor immunity and immunotherapy
  • • Vaccines
  • • Others

Honorary Senior Advisor

  • Ferid Murad
  • Prof. Ferid Murad

    (Nobel Laureate)
    Stanford University
    Stanford, CA

    • Co-winner of the 1998 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine