IUIS ImmunoArgentina 2022 and 2nd Argentinean Spring Course In Advanced Immunology (ASCAI-II)

November 10, 2022Education Committee (EDU)

“Immunological memory in infections and vaccination: actual knowledge and future directions”

Organizers Institutions:

  • The course was conceived by Argentinean scientists and
    organized by members of different institutions:
  • Education Committee of International Union of Immunological Societies
  • Center for Research in Clinical Biochemistry and Immunology (CIBICI) – National
    Council for Scientific and Technological Research (CONICET).
  • Postgraduate School, School of Chemical Sciences (FACULTAD DE CIENCIAS
    QUIMICAS), Universidad Nacional de Córdoba (UNC)

Introduction:

Immunological memory is a hallmark of the immune system. This fundamental property of the
immune system is the basis for vaccination, and the goal of a successful vaccine is to induce long-term protective immunity.

The proposed course was focus on integrating current knowledge concerning the cellular and
molecular protagonist involved in the induction of long-term immunity. The program of the
course included topics about the characterization of memory NK, B and T cells, in mice and
humans, and their role in mediating protection against infections and upon vaccination. The
course was also aimed at fostering multidisciplinary collaborations and scientific and student
exchange.

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