Research Centers

Research Centers

La Jolla Institute is home to two research centers and numerous research concentrations that are on the leading edge of tomorrow’s medical treatments. These centers focus the efforts of collaborative groups of researchers on defined areas of inquiry, to accelerate progress toward the development of new treatments and vaccines to prevent and cure type 1 diabetes, cancer and infectious disease.

From The Lab


Leading San Diego institutions partner to improve undestanding of immune system and develop vaccines

Know Your Enemies

Our bodies are home to trillions of microbes.

Outbreak Alert: Coronavirus

Within weeks of its discovery, a novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) has spread to six continents and infected over 80,000 people.

Zika's global reach

La Jolla Institute scientist identifies helper cells that trigger potent responses to HIV

Member of National AIDS Vaccine Consortium pinpoints helper T cells important for AIDS vaccine development