DGfI, founded in 1967, has more than 2,400 members active in basic immunological research or clinical immunology. The scientific activities of the DGfI are organized in 13, soon 14, study groups. The DGfI organizes annual congresses with approximately 1000 participants, at intervals also together with other European societies, in order to advance the networking of immunologists within Europe. There are also small bilateral meetings.
The German Society for Immunology (DGfI) is holding its biannual elections to elect the next Incoming President, the Secretary General and 5 members of the Advisory Board.
Antibodies from animals remain indispensable in research and clinic. DGfI informs about the anti-scientific recommendation of the EU Reference Laboratory for Alternative Approaches to Animal Testing (EURL ECVAM).
We offer education and training for all levels from beginners to postdocs in the three modules of our Academy of Immunology.
With this certificate, DGfI documents comprehensive expertise in basic and clinical immunology for for private persons and institutions.
The DGfI scientists organise themselves into 13 thematically focused study groups. New from 2019: AK Complement.
This forum offers young immunologists within DGfI the opportunity to advance topics of particular relevance to them.
The magazine for everyone with an interest in medical-immunological issues (published in German)
A book about the human immune system, easy to understand and vividly illustrated (in German)