Low oxygen and antibody responses

Mark Boothby and colleagues are exploring the factors that contribute to antibody production and quality, which are key to our defense against pathogens and response to vaccines.

Cytokine-cognition connection

Targeting the immune system may provide a new avenue for therapeutic intervention in psychiatric diseases characterized by motivational and cognitive deficits.

Eye of a cytokine storm

A new animal model can be used to “dissect” the inflammatory response to infection.

Proteins guard against cancer spread

Targeting immune system proteins may keep prostate cancer from spreading to bone.