AITE was founded in 1953 by a famous Polish serologist, microbiologist and immunologist – professor Ludwik Hirszfeld. It is a multidisciplinary scientific journal, publishing in English full original papers, short communications and reviews, which deal with basic and clinical immunology, experimental therapy, immunogenetics, transplantation, microbiology, immunochemistry.
AITE is published by Birkhauser Publishers Ltd (Basel, CH, a part of Springer Publishers). It is supported by the Ministry of Education and Science.
AITE is abstracted/indexed in: ISI Master Journal List, Science Citation Index Expanded, Medline, Excerpta Medica, Index Medicus, Chemical Abstracts, Abstr. Hyg., C.I.S. Abstracts, Current Adv. Cell and Devel. Biol., Dent. Index, Index Vet., Tropical Diseases Bull.