Category Archive: Immunogenetics Laboratory

Feb 27 2015

CHOP HIV Expert Consulted About Novel Vaccine Study

HIVThe Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute’s own Philip R. Johnson, MD was consulted for a number of articles about an exciting new HIV vaccine study.

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Feb 16 2015

New Gene Test to Improve Transplantation, Research

geneChildren’s Hospital immunogenetics experts developed a unique laboratory test to characterize the genes that encode human leukocyte antigen (HLA) molecules, which are complex proteins on cell surfaces that are essential to immune function.

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