Welcome to ImmPort's Winter Quarterly Newsletter! We are excited to share these highlights below to help you get the most out of your ImmPort experience.

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Explore ImmPort latest data release.

ImmPort's latest data release contains over 5,000 measurements across 32 studies. Data types include ELISA, RNA sequencing, and more. Multiple research areas are included, such as COVID-19, organ transplant, preterm birth, and clinical trials data. As a reminder, all ImmPort datasets are freely available upon registration and can be queried and downloaded using either a web browser or API.
To view all studies associated with this release, see the Data Release 46 notes. A sampling of new studies are noted below.
SDY2011: A Shift in Lung Macrophage Composition is Associated with COVID-19 Severity and Recovery

Publication(s): A Shift in Lung Macrophage Composition is Associated with COVID-19 Severity and Recovery.. Science Translational Medicine Sep 2022. doi: 10.1126/scitranslmed.abn5168 [Pubmed: 36103512]

Assay(s):  CyTOF (185 Samples), OLink (1870 Samples)

SDY1538: Systems Biology to Identify Biomarkers of Neonatal Vaccine Immunogenicity

Publication(s): Clinical Protocol for a Longitudinal Cohort Study Employing Systems Biology to Identify Markers of Vaccine Immunogenicity in Newborn Infants in The Gambia and Papua New Guinea.. Frontiers in Pediatrics Apr 2020. doi: 10.3389/fped.2020.00197 [Pubmed: 32426309]

Assay(s):  Flow Cytometry (3990 Samples)

SDY1530: ZIKV Ex Vivo PBMCs Study
Publication(s): CyTOF Profiling of Zika and Dengue Virus-Infected Human Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells Identifies Phenotypic Signatures of Monotype Subsets and Upregulation of the Interferon-Inducible Protein CD169.. mSphere Jun 2021. doi: 10.1128/mSphere.00505-21 [Pubmed: 34160241]

Assay(s):  CyTOF (30 Samples), Luminex xMAP (30 Samples)
New ImmPort Data Management and Sharing Plan Resources
In response to the new NIH Data Management Sharing Policy, ImmPort has developed a Data Management and Sharing Plan (DMSP) page with resources to assist researchers who plan to share their data through ImmPort. This new page includes guidance for creating an ImmPort DMSP and links to enhanced Data Submission documentation, as well as additional resources such as ImmPort DMSP webinar recordings.
Register Now for ImmPort's Upcoming Webinar
Selecting ImmPort for Open-access Immunological Data Sharing: Tools and Resources for Data Management and Sharing Plan Creation
Date: February 16th, 2023
Time: 12:00 PM PST/ 3:00 PM EST
The NIH Data Management and Sharing Policy, effective January 25, 2023, requires creation of a Data Management and Sharing Plan for research proposals that generate scientific data. During this one hour webinar, learn about new ImmPort resources for Data Management and Sharing.  Additionally, Maria Praetzellis from California Digital Library will discuss a free open source online application for Data Management and Sharing Plan creation, DMPTool.org.

Guest Speaker
Maria Praetzellis
Product Manager
California Digital Library