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Aims & Scope

Nature Reviews Immunology provides in-depth coverage of all areas of immunology, from fundamental mechanisms to applied aspects. In addition to our review articles, we highlight recent developments and exciting new primary papers in the field, as well as reflecting on the people, papers and events that have influenced the development of immunology.

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About the Editors

Like the other Nature titles, Nature Reviews Immunology has no external editorial board. Instead, all editorial decisions are made by a team of full-time professional editors, who are PhD-level scientists. 

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Journal Abbreviation

The correct abbreviation for abstracting and indexing purposes is Nat. Rev. Immunol.


The international standard serial numbers (ISSN) for Nature Reviews Immunology are 1474-1733 (print) and 1474-1741 (online).


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