[ English | Bahasa Malaysia ] Today is 19th Nov 2019, 06:13 PM (Last updated: 18th Nov 2019)

Text Red Text Black Text Blue Text Green Text Smaller Text Reset Text Larger

Objectives of AIRC

. Last Updated: 03 July 2012Hits: 12444

The objectives of the AIRC are:

  • To carry out collaborative fundamental and applied research in Immunology
  • To provide advanced diagnostic services to patients in the public and private sector.
  • To play a role in teaching students through courses, formal lectures and through attachments.

 

A brief overview of our current research areas

The Allergy Unit continues to focus on using a proteomic approach for identifying the major allergens in food. The Autoimmune Disease Unit is exploring the role of autoantibodies in fetal loss, celiac disease and paraneoplastic syndrome. Studies are also ongoing to determine the gene-environment interaction in rheumatoid arthritis. The Unit coordinates the National Quality Assurance Programme for Antinuclear Antibody Testing (ANA). The Primary Immunodeficiency Unit is continuing its research into the genetic abnormalities associated with Chronic Granulomatous disease, the genetics of neutrophil functional disorders and B cell defects in Primary Immunodeficiency Disease. The Immunogenetics Unit was engaged in research on HLA association with aplastic anemia and in determining the frequency of HLA alleles in the local population. A collaborative study on the role of immune parameters in the pathogenesis of dengue and severe dengue was also started in the Center.

myGOV MAMPU JPA IKU MSC NMMR CRC MyHEALTH MOH Globinmed SPA krste.my

Notice

Logo-SIRIM-n-UKAS-IMR

IMR is a SIRIM accredited organisation (certificate number 2972).

This site is best viewed on Firefox (24.0) with resolution higher than 1280 x 768 pixels.

Our Location

world

Located at Jalan Pahang, 50588 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. We operate from 8.00am - 5.00pm Monday - Friday. Click on the map image to launch Google Maps service.

Get in touch with us