From 1st January 2023 the Journal of Leukocyte Biology will be published by Oxford University Press (OUP). Any articles submitted to the journal after October 1 will be processed and published by OUP. Visit the new JLB website to find out more.

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Latest Issue

Volume 112, Issue 6
December 2022

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Current Issue: Highlights

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SLB Corner


Incoming Editor-in-Chief Appointment Announcement 

SLB and JLB are excited to announce that Michael Schnoor has been appointed as Incoming Editor-in-Chief (I-EIC) for JLB.  Luis J. Montaner, current EIC, will be working closely with Michael Schnoor for a smooth transition through 2023, as Michael will take full responsibility in January 2024. For more details click here

Travel, Present, Publish


The Society for Leukocyte Biology (SLB) and their journal, JLB, support researchers at all career levels. Learn more about the numerous awards and programs sponsored by the society and journal in supporting members’ traveling to conferences, presenting their work and publishing research here.

JLB is a peer-reviewed, academic journal published by the Society for Leukocyte Biology for its members and the community of immunobiologists. The journal publishes papers devoted to the exploration of the cellular and molecular biology of granulocytes, mononuclear phagocytes, lymphocytes, NK cells, and other cells involved in host physiology and defense/resistance against disease.

JLB Stats

  • No Manuscript Submission Fee
  • No Online Color Figure Fee
  • Average Time to First Decision: 23 Days
  • In the Top 25% of Cited Hematology Journals
  • In the Top 25% of Cited Immunology Journals

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Meet the Editors


Meet the rest of the JLB Editorial Board here.

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