Infection & Immunity

The Infection and Immunity Programme embraces a range of research topics with emphasis on molecular mechanisms of infection and host defence. The programme includes two centres of excellence, the MRC Centre for Medical Mycology and the Centre for Bacteria in Health and Disease.  The programme is a community of microbiologists, immunologists, clinicians and industry partners that use state-of-the-art research technologies to address fundamental questions and find new approaches to cure diseases.

Programme Leads

Professor Andy Porter and Professor Stefania Spano

          

MRC Centre for Medical Mycology

Centre Lead

Professor Gordon Brown

Centre for Bacteria in Health and Disease

Centre Lead

Professor Stefania Spanò