Immunology south of the equator in the Americas

Nat Immunol. 2008 Oct;9(10):1087-90. doi: 10.1038/ni1008-1087.


Despite a troubled economic and political past, a tradition of fundamental research in immunology and infectious diseases has been fostered in Argentina, Brazil and Chile, as well as in other South American countries.

Publication types

  • Historical Article
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Allergy and Immunology / history*
  • Allergy and Immunology / trends*
  • Animals
  • History, 19th Century
  • History, 20th Century
  • Humans
  • South America