Singapore Immunology Network (SIgN)
A gene variant more common among East Asians is responsible for milder symptoms and better outcomes during hepatitis B infection.
Researchers at A*STAR have developed a method to obtain a holistic view of the identities and proportions of immune cells in patient blood samples.
Different forms of the protein HNF4ɑ can pair up to influence diverse processes ranging from development to diabetes, study shows.
A*STAR researchers have identified four peptide sequences that distinguish the Zika virus from other flaviviruses, with implications for diagnostics and vaccine development.
The antiviral protein Viperin keeps immune cells in check to prevent joint swelling during chikungunya virus infection.
Deciphering the immune response in mosquitoes to the O’nyong nyong virus may lead to new broad-spectrum antiviral targets.
When a bacterial cell wall molecule enters into circulation, its host experiences more severe autoimmune reactions.
A subset of skin-resident immune cells secrete the protein VEGFα to help mount a robust response to bacterial invasion.
Nerve bundles and blood vessels each have their own specific subtypes of macrophages.
Malaria infections may be masking the extent of the emerging chikungunya epidemic
By turning a pathogenic yeast into an immunity-conferring symbiont, a team of A*STAR researchers is unraveling mysteries behind gut evolution and universal vaccines