Singapore Immunology Network (A*STAR)
Specialty Chief Editor
Antigen Presenting Cell Biology
Antigen Presenting Cell Biology is devoted to the publication of high quality research concerning every aspect of antigen presenting cells (APCs), one of the most actively progressing topics in immunology. The section focuses on all APC types, in particular, but not limited to, dendritic cells and macrophages and on their ontogenesis, commencing with precursors in the bone marrow and the blood, on to immature APCs resident in lymphoid and non-lymphoid tissues and finally to mature APC that migrate into secondary lymphatic organs for initiating adaptive immunity or immune tolerance. Areas of interest also include cell biological and molecular mechanisms of pattern sensing and of antigen uptake and processing, as well as novel methods in APC research. Furthermore, we seek to attract studies focusing on the complex physiological and pathophysiological roles of APC in diseases and in translational research, especially in prospects for cellular immune therapy.
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All published articles receive a PMCID
Antigen Presenting Cell Biology welcomes submissions of the following article types: Case Report, Classification, Clinical Trial, Correction, Editorial, General Commentary, Hypothesis & Theory, Methods, Mini Review, Opinion, Original Research, Perspective, Review, Systematic Review, Technology and Code.
All manuscripts must be submitted directly to the section Antigen Presenting Cell Biology, where they are peer-reviewed by the Associate and Review Editors of the specialty section.
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