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Editorial Board

FOUNDING EDITOR

T Tada

Japan

EDITOR-IN-CHIEF

T Kishimoto

Japan

EDITORIAL BOARD

F W Alt

USA

M D Cooper

USA

A Fischer

France

R A Flavell

USA

T Honjo

Japan

T W Mak

Canada

P Marrack

USA

A McMichael

UK

F Melchers

Switzerland

K Rajewsky

Germany

K D Shortman

Australia

M Taniguchi

Japan

E R Unanue

USA

H Wigzell

Sweden

ASSOCIATE EDITORS

Shizuo Akira Japan

Area of Expertise - infection immunity - innate immunity and inflammation - lymphocyte signalling

Keywords - innate immunity - toll-like receptors - macrophage - type 1 interferon - TLR signalling

Anne Cooke UK

Area of Expertise - cytokines and chemokines - autoimmunity - infection immunity - innate immunity and inflammation - regulation of immune responses - translational immunology

Keywords - immune tolerance - autoimmunity - immune regulation - infection - type 1 diabetes - regulatory T cells - Th17 - plasticity

Ronald N. Germain USA

Area of Expertise - lymphocyte signalling - regulation of immune responses - systems Immunology

Toshiyuki Hamaoka Japan

Area of Expertise - cytokines and chemokines - regulation of immune responses - tumour immunity - transplantation

Keywords - tumour immunity - tumour antigen - immunotherapy - autoimmunity - inflammation - lymphocyte migration

Stephen M. Hedrick USA

Areas of Expertise - lymphocyte and repertoire development - lymphocyte signalling - phylogeny of the immune system - regulation of immune responses

Toshio Hirano Japan

Area of Expertise - autoimmunity - cytokines and chemokines - lymphocyte signalling

Keywords - cytokine - autoimmune diseases - interleukin 6 - signal transduction

Thomas Huenig Germany

Area of Expertise - autoimmunity - lymphocyte signalling - infection immunity - regulation of immune responses - development of lymphoid organs - lymphocyte and repertoire development - regulation of immune responses - translational immunology

Keywords - CD28 - costimulation - T cell - immune regulation - regulatory T cells - T cell development

Hajime Karasuyama Japan

Area of Expertise - allergy

Keywords - basophil - allergy - IgE - primary immunodeficiency - hyper-IgE syndrome

Hitoshi Kikutani Japan

Area of Expertise - lymphocyte signalling

Paul W. Kincade USA

Area of Expertise - development of lymphoid organs - lymphocyte and repertoire development

Keywords - stem cells - pre-B cells - lymphopoiesis - development - progenitor

Shigeo Koyasu Japan

Area of Expertise - infection immunity - innate immunity and inflammation - lymphocyte signalling - mucosal immunity

Keywords - innate immunity - dendritic cells - signal transduction - phosphoinositides - infectious immunity - mast cells

Vijay Kuchroo USA

Areas of Expertise

- autoimmunity - lymphocyte and repertoire development - regulation of immune responses

Atsushi Kumanogoh Japan

Area of Expertise - autoimmunity - regulation of immune responses

Keyword - multiple sclerosis - co-stimulatory molecules - trafficking - semaphorin - cellular interactions - neuroimmunology

Tomohiro Kurosaki Japan

Area of Expertise - lymphocyte and repertoire development - lymphocyte signalling - regulation of immune responses

Keywords - B lymphocyte - plasma cell - antibody - differentiation - signalling - immunological memory

Warren J.Leonard USA

Area of Expertise - cytokines - lymphocyte signalling - regulation of immune responses

Keywords - cytokines - cytokine receptors - molecular immunology - STAT proteins; signalling - T cells

Masayuki Miyasaka Japan

Area of Expertise - cytokines and chemokines - development of lymphoid organs - mucosal immunity - regulation of immune responses

Keywords - homing - HEV

Lorenzo Moretta Italy

Area of Expertise - innate immunity and inflammation - transplantation (stem cells) - tumour immunity (in humans)

Keywords - innate immunity - human NK cells - human dendritic cells - human mesenchymal stem cells - human hematopoietic stem cells (HSC) - HSC-transplantation

Kenneth M. Murphy USA

Area of Expertise - cytokines and chemokines - lymphocyte and repertoire development - regulation of immune responses

Keywords - T cell development - dendritic cells - transcription factors - T helper cell development - Th1 - Th2 - Th17 - cross presentation; macrophage development

Shigekazu Nagata Japan

Area of Expertise - autoimmunity - regulation of immune responses

Keywords - apoptosis - autoimmunity - macrophage - cytokine

Pamela S. Ohashi Canada

Area of Expertise - lymphocyte signalling - autoimmunity - tumour immunity - transplantation

Keywords - T cells - tolerance - tumour immunity - autoimmunity - CTL

Ko Okumura Japan

Area of Expertise - allergy - autoimmunity - innate immunity and inflammation - regulation of immune responses - tumour immunity - transplantation

Keywords - lymphocyte functioning molecules - killing mechanisms - Ts - transplantation tolerance - anti-cancer response - atopic disease

Christopher J. Paige Canada

Area of Expertise - cytokines and chemokines - development of lymphoid organs - lymphocyte and repertoire development - lymphocyte signalling - regulation of immune responses - tumour immunity - transplantation

Takashi Saito Japan

Area of Expertise - lymphocyte signalling - regulation of immune responses

Keywords - T cell activation - signal transduction - antigen recognition - immunological synapse - T cell receptor - co-stimulation - T cell differentiation

Shimon Sakaguchi Japan

Area of Expertise - autoimmunity - lymphocyte and repertoire development - regulation of immune responses - tumour immunity - transplantation

Keywords - immunological tolerance - immune regulation - regulatory T cells - autoimmune disease - rheumatoid arthritis - tumour immunity

Takehiko Sasazuki Japan

Area of Expertise - autoimmunity - regulation of immune responses - transplantation

Keywords - HLA - human immune response - autoimmune disease - human GvH - transplantation

Josef Smolen Austria

Area of Expertise - autoimmunity

Keywords - autoimmunity - rheumatoid arthritis - systemic lupus erythematosus - biological therapy - cytokines

Warren Strober USA

Area of Expertise - autoimmunity - cytokines and chemokines - innate immunity and inflammation - mucosal immunity - regulation of immune responses

Keywords - mucosal immunology - inflammatory bowel disease - regulatory T cells - inflammatory cytokines - pluripotential stem cells - animal models of inflammation

Toshiyuki Takai Japan

Area of Expertise - regulation of immune responses - autoimmunity

Keywords - Fc receptors - inhibitory receptors - B cell signalling - immune regulation - autoimmunity - a

Kiyoshi Takatsu Japan

Area of Expertise - allergy - cytokines and chemokines - infection immunity - innate immunity and inflammation - lymphocyte signalling

Keywords - cytokine, particularly IL-5 - B cells and IgA - eosinophil - Mycobacterium tuberculosis - vaccine - innate inflammation

Kiyosji Takeda Japan

Area of Expertise - cytokines and chemokines - infection immunity - innate immunity and inflammation - lymphocyte signalling - mucosal immunity

Keywords - innate immunity - mucosal immunity - inflammation - cytokines

David Tarlinton Australia

Area of Expertise - autoimmunity - development of lymphoid organs - infection immunity - lymphocyte and repertoire development - lymphocyte signalling - regulation of immune responses

Thomas F. Tedder USA

Area of Expertise - autoimmunity - lymphocyte signalling - clinical immunology (related to B cells) - cytokines and chemokines (related to lymphocyte migration and B cell function) - development of lymphoid organs (related to B cell function) - lymphocyte and repertoire development (related to B cells) - regulation of immune responses (related to B cells) - translational immunology (related to B cells) - transplantation (related to B cells)

Keywords - B cell - signal transduction - cell surface mo

Cox Terhorst USA

Area of Expertise - lymphocyte signalling - autoimmunity - clinical immunology - innate immunity and inflammation - mucosal immunity

Eric Vivier France

Area of Expertise - autoimmunity - innate immunity and inflammation - lymphocyte signalling - regulation of immune responses - tumour immunity - transplantation - translational immunology

Keywords - NK cells - innate immunity - cytotoxicity - tumour immunology - autoimmunity - viral infection

Takeshi Watanabe Japan

Area of Expertise - development of lymphoid organs - lymphocyte and repertoire development - lymphocyte signalling - regulation of immune responses - translational immunology

Keywords - lmphoid tissue organization and development - B cells - signalling - autoimmune diseases - allergy

Kazuhiko Yamamoto Japan

Area of Expertise - autoimmunity - regulation of immune responses - clinical immunology

Keywords - autoimmunity - regulatory T cells - T cells - T cell receptor - tolerance - genetics

Wayne M. Yokoyama USA

Area of Expertise - infection immunity - innate immunity and inflammation - clinical immunology - translational immunology

Keywords - NK cells - innate immune responses to murine CMV and poxviruses

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