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Journal of Allergy and Immunology

Online ISSN: 2514-4812

Kazuhito Asano

Showa University, Tokyo, Japan.

Journal of Allergy and Immunology is a bimonthly, open access, peer-reviewed journal which considers manuscripts on all aspects of allergic diseases, immunodeficiencies.

Papers can be submitted to any discipline related to asthma, allergic rhinitis, sinusitis, asthma, hypersensitivity, occupational lung diseases, food allergy, allergic rhinitis, atopic dermatitis, primary immune deficiencies, occupational and environmental allergy, pediatric immunology, allergology, anaphylaxis, immune deficiency syndromes, venom hypersensitivity, antibody deficiencies, drug hypersensitivity, complement deficiency, phagocytic cell abnormalities, food allergy, immunotherapy, immune modulators and biologics, auto-inflammatory syndromes, allergic skin diseases, atopic dermatitis, contact dermatitis, acute and chronic urticaria, or angioedema, rhinoconjunctivitis and rhinosinusitis and other allergic and immunologic related topics.

Manuscripts may take the form of original empirical research, critical reviews of the literature, brief commentaries, meeting reports, case reports, innovations in clinical practice, letters and drug clinical trial studies.

JAI welcomes direct submissions from authors: Attach your word file with e-mail and send it to: alternatively to:  

Please, follow the Instructions for Authors. The acceptance criteria for all papers are the quality and originality of the research and its significance to our readership. Except where otherwise stated, manuscripts are peer reviewed by two anonymous reviewers and the Editor. In the cover letter add the name and e-mail address of 5 proposed reviewers (we can choose them or not).

Copyright is retained by the authors and articles can be freely used and distributed by others. Articles are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work, first published by JAI, is properly cited.

Editor in Chief

Dr. Kazuhito Asano is Professor and Director of Division of  Physiology, School of Nursing and Rehabilitation Sciences, Showa University, Yokohama, Japan and Chief of the Graduate Course of Nursing and Rehabilitation Sciences at Showa University. He received his bachelor and master degree of Public Health from Kitasato University, Kanagawa, Japan and completed his clinical training in the field related to the eradication of infectious diseases at National Institute of Public Health, Tokyo, Japan. He also received doctor degree, Ph D, in the field of intestinal mucosal immunity from Showa University, Tokyo, Japan.

He is one of the leading research experts in airway, especially nasal mucosa, inflammatory immune responses. His research works are supported by various grants from The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science of Japan and others.  

Editorial Board

Gregory D. Frederick

Professor and Chairman
Department of Biology and Kinesiology
LeTourneau University​

William C. Gause

Center for Immunity and Inflammation
Rutgers-NJ Medical School

Payal Mittal

Vella and Adler Labs
Department of Immunology
UConn Health School of Medicine

Hamid M. Niknam

Associate Professor
Immunology Department
Pasteur Institute of Iran

Stefania Recalcati

Associate Professor
Dept. of Biomedical Sciences for Health
University of Milan

Qingdong Guan

Faculty of Medicine
University of Manitoba

Kazuhito Asano

Division of Physiology
Showa University

Alexander B. Poletaev

Department of Biochemistry
Inst. of Normal Physiology RAS

Mohammed Nure Alam Siddiquey

Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

Guoshun Wang

Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology
Genetics, and Medicine
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Cener

Fengyin Li

​University of Iowa

Fatma Dedeoglu

Director of Autoinflammatory Clinic
Boston Children's Hospital

Cristiano Alessandri

Associate professor of Rheumatology
Sapienza University of Rome

Tsung-Hsien Chuang

Immunology Research Center
National Health Research Institutes


Department of Marine Biotechnology
National Facility for Marine Cyanobacteria (NFMC)
Bharathidasan University

Ali Qasim Khazaal

Department of Medical Microbiology
Immunology and Cell Biology
Southern Illinois University at Carbondale

Maghil Denis

Women Scientist
Department of Zoology
University of Madras

Barbara Elżbieta Wróblewska

Head of the Department of Immunology and Food Microbiology

Bruno Zavan

Universidade Federal de Ouro Preto

Adil I. Khan

Point of Care Testing
Temple University

Alok Das Mohapatra

Center for Immunotherapy of Cancer and Infectious Diseases
Department of Immunology

Kazuhito Asano

Division of Physiology
Showa University

In Press

Volume 1, Issue 2

Current Issue

Volume 1, Issue 1

Food-dependent drug-induced angioedema: a case report

Celso Eduardo Olivier Raquel Acácia Pereira Gonçalves dos Santos Daiana Guedes Pinto Argentão Mariana Dias da Silva Regiane Patussi dos Santos Lima

Case Report-Journal of Allergy and Immunology (JAI)

March 24, 2017

Circulating immune cell activation and diet: A review on human trials

Rosa Casas Ana María Ruiz-León Ramon Estruch

Review Article-Journal of Allergy and Immunology (JAI)

April 27, 2017


Will be updated soon.

Submit Manuscript

JAI welcomes direct submissions from authors: Attach your word file with e-mail and send it to: alternatively to:  

Publication Charges

Journal of Allergy and Immunology is an Open Access journal and we do not charge the end user when accessing a manuscript or any article. This allows the scientific community to view, download, distribution of an article in any medium, provided that the original work is properly cited, under the term of "Creative Commons Attribution License". In line with other open access journals we provide a flat fee submission structure on the acceptance of a peer-reviewed article which covers in part the entirety of the publication pathway (the article processing charge). The process includes our maintenance, submission and peer review systems and international editing, publication and submission to global indexing and tracking organisations and archiving to allow instant access to the whole article and associated supplementary documents. We also have to ensure enough investment to secure a sustainable model which ethically, legally and financially stable.

The publication charges for Journal of Allergy and Immunology are USD 890 / GBP 690.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Why are your charges set at these levels?

All articles published in OA Text are open access. Open Access publishing implies that all readers, anywhere in the world, are allowed unrestricted to full text of articles, immediately on publication in OA Text Journals. The Article Publication Charges pay for the editorial and production costs of the journal, for hosting the website, publishing articles online, preparing HTML , PDF and XML versions of the articles and submitting the articles in electronic citation database like CrossRef.

Our financial goals are to:

  • Recover capitalization costs;
  • Produce sufficient revenue to allow for a sustainable and scalable publishing program, under continuous development;
  • Bend the publication-charge cost downward over time.

Who will pay the APC?

Corresponding author or Co-authors has to make the payment on acceptance of the article.

What type of articles are published for free?

Editorials, letters, comments, retractions, etc. will be published for free of charge. APC is applicable for the article types like Research, Review, Mini review, Case Reports, opinions etc.

When should I pay?

Corresponding author or the paying institutions should arrange for the payment once they are notified regarding acceptance of the article. APC is exempted for cases in which a wavier agreement has been made in-prior to submission.

*We request an immediate attention towards the payment as the articles will not be published unless the charges have been paid.

How do I pay?

Authors or institutions can make payments by two modes as per their convenience.

  1. Wire/Bank transfer
  2. Card payment

Note: No taxes are included in this charge, taxes will be applicable as per the policies of the country of the payee. Additional transaction charges may be levied on the author.

Can I be eligible for wavier on APC?

The waiver request will be considered on a case-by-case basis, and will be provided accordingly.

*The Waiver requests must be made during the submission process and will not be accepted after  processing of the manuscript.

Do I have to pay if my manuscript is rejected?

No, Article processing charges will not be applicable for articles rejected by the Editorial office.

Withdrawal Charges

Are reprints of my article included in the article processing charges (APCs)?

No, Article processing charges (APCs) do not include the charges for the reprints. Reprints facility is optional and should be order separately.