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Antibody Fights Cancer

Antibody Fights Cancer

May 19, 2017
Work by Dr. Howard Weiner, recently published in Science Immunology, describes an antibody that decreases tumor growth in preclinical models. Read more.
Inviting applications for Assistant/Associate Professor

Inviting applications for Assistant/Associate Professor

August 12, 2016

The Division of Immunology of the Department of Microbiology & Immunobiology at Harvard Medical School invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. We seek an outstanding scientist addressing fundamental or translational questions in immunology. We are particularly interested in candidates who value a highly collaborative and interactive approach to research. The application period closes October 31, 2016. Read more

Welcome Summer Students

Welcome Summer Students

June 6, 2016

The Evergrande Center is pleased to provide support for several students participating in the 2016 Summer Undergraduate Research Program, which runs from June 6 - August 11, 2016. The 10 week summer internship program incorporates laboratory research, faculty lectures, and workshops led by current immunology graduate students.

Evergrande Lecture: Dr. Adrian Hayday

Evergrande Lecture: Dr. Adrian Hayday

November 4, 2015

Dr. Adrian Hayday from King's College, London will give a talk on "The biology and clinical potential of an emerging molecular lingua franca of tissue immune surveillance." The lecture will be in the Armenise Amphitheater at Harvard Medical School on Wednesday, November 4th from 5:00-6:00 PM. For more information, please visit the Wednesday Immunology Seminar Series page.

Science Technology and Innovation in China

Science Technology and Innovation in China

September 22, 2015

Talk by Professor Chunli Bai, President of the Chinese Academy of Sciences.
Science Center Hall B, Cambridge, MA from 4:00-5:00 PM
President Bai will discuss the roles of science and technology in China and their relation to the Chinese national strategy of Innovation-Driven Development. More information.

Discovering the PD-1 Checkpoint: 2014 William B. Coley Award Winners

Discovering the PD-1 Checkpoint: 2014 William B. Coley Award Winners

January 6, 2015

Winners of the 2014 William B. Coley Award for Distinguished Research in Tumor Immunology discuss their contributions to the discovery of the PD-1 immune checkpoint and its role in cancer immunotherapy. Featuring Arlene Sharpe, M.D., Ph.D., of Harvard Medical School; Gordon Freeman, Ph.D., of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute; Tasuku Honjo, M.D., Ph.D., of Kyoto University School of Medicine; and Lieping Chen, M.D., Ph.D., of Yale University School of Medicine. The William B. Coley Award is given annually to scientists who Read more about Discovering the PD-1 Checkpoint: 2014 William B. Coley Award Winners