Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Penn Institute for Immunology

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Our Mission

*Advance our knowledge of the basic immunology of inflammation, autoimmunity, cancer, transplantation and infection and to translate this new knowledge to novel strategies for diagnosis, prevention and therapeutic intervention. 

*Foster collaborations and further strengthen interactions among the Penn community of immunologists.

Spotlights on IFI

Congratulations to John Wherry on his new appointment as the Chair of the Department of Systems Pharmacology and Translational Therapeutics.  We look forward to his leadership as Chair and his continued leadership as IFI Director.

**Registration is now OPEN for the IFI Systems Immunology Symposium **

*Congratulations to this year's Institute for Immunology Pilot Grant Awardees*

PI: Maayan Levy, PhDMicrobiome control of the human AMPome

 PI: Christoph Thaiss, PhDNew Elements of the Human Adipose Immunone