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Annual Meeting 2018 audience

The 2nd HIC-Vac Annual Meeting took place on 12-13 November, 2018, in the beautiful...

Group A Streptococcus

Five research teams are each receiving around £100,000 of seed-funding to help set up or improve human...

Guiding principles for researchers applying for funding for human infection studies could help to invigorate...


Streptococcus pneumoniae

You might have seen some ...


Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is a very common virus – nearly all children will catch it before they turn...

Typhoid fever poster

Salmonella is a common type of bacteria that lives in the guts of people and animals. In most cases in the UK...

Human infection studies in the news

There's a well-written article by Clive Cookson in the Financial Times focused on human infection studies, including quotes from Dr Simon Kolstoe, Professors Daniela Ferreira and Peter Openshaw, and study volunteer Lily Hoa. 

A publication from Professor Ferreira's group at LSTM appeared in several papers, including the Daily Mail.

Professor Peter Openshaw comments on the recent headline about an infection scare on an Emirates flight.

National article.

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