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Institute of Immunity and Transplantation

A partnership to bring together world-leading research and clinical trials in a multi-million pound purpose-designed centre at the Royal Free Hospital in Hampstead. The Institute’s vision is to become the leading European hub for experimental medicine in its field, transferring novel research concepts in immunity and transplantation into new diagnostic tools and treatments.

Experimental platforms in:

  • Transplantation and tissue engineering
  • Vaccination
  • Cell therapy
  • Gene therapy

Novel treatments for patients with:

  • Cancer
  • Chronic infection
  • Autoimmunity
  • Inherited diseases

Listen to Dubai Eye radio interview with UCL President and Provost Professor Michael Arthur and Institute head Professor Hans Stauss (in English):

Scientists discover role for gene in immune system

Researchers at the UCL Institute of Immunity and Transplantation (IIT) have discovered that a single gene plays an important role in ensuring humans are able to fight infections. More...

Open Day presentations now online

Presentations from the Institute of Immunity and Transplantation Open Day 27 June 2014 can now be viewed online.

Institute "fantastic" says Jeremy Hunt

Health secretary Jeremy Hunt met staff and patients on a visit to the Institute of Immunity and Transplantation, and descrbed its work as "just fantastic". Full story in the Ham and High.

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