Institute of Immunity and Transplantation


NK T-cell lymphoma


UCL Institute of Immunity and Transplantation

The Institute of Immunity & Transplantation brings together a critical mass of world-class researchers to achieve our ambitious mission and deliver an impactful vision.

Mission: To be an international centre of excellence for immunology research to improve human health.
Vision: To discover disease-causing immune mechanisms and use this knowledge to develop new immunotherapies.




The Institute performs patient-focused immunology research to understand the cause of disease and develop new therapies.



We offer a range of innovative undergraduate and postgraduate programmes informed by our cutting-edge research and clinical practice.

Clinical trials


World-leading scientists and academic clinicians join forces to study the human immune system. Find information about our staff and their research.

Exterior of IIT Pears Building

Pears Building

Discover our new state of the art research facility, the Pears Building, which will enable us substantially reduce the time it takes to get new treatments to patients.

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