Infection and Immunity


Current Projects

Studies in the pathogenesis and management of blinding trachoma – Matthew Burton (Moshi, Tanzania) – Senior Research Fellowship in Clinical Science

The NKG2D pathway in hepatitis B associated hepatocellular carcinoma in a highly endemic setting – Nick Easom (Banjul, The Gambia) – Research Training Fellowship

Helminths and allergy in Uganda and The Entebbe Mother and Baby Study (EMaBS)Alison Elliott (Entebbe, Uganda) – Senior Research Fellowship in Clinical Science

Targeting neutrophil recruitment in pneumococcal meningitis – Eliza Gil (London, UK) – Research Training Fellowship

Cryptococcal antigen screening and targeted pre-emptive therapy in patients initiating ART: a prospective cohort study – Nicola Longley (Cape Town, South Africa) – Research Training Fellowship

Yaws in the Solomon Islands: impact of a national trachoma control programme on yaws clinical disease, sero-prevalence and drug resistance Michael Marks (Honiara, Solomon Islands) – Clinical PhD Programme Fellow

Studying drivers of arboviral emergence: the case of Rift Valley fever in Mayotte Raphaelle Metras (Comoros Islands) – Sir Henry Wellcome Fellowship

Study on parasitic infections and asthma in Uganda – Harriet Mpairwe (Entebbe, Uganda) – Training Fellowship in Public Health and Tropical Medicine

Does neonatal BCG vaccination produce short and long-term heterologous protection against invasive infectious disease by enhancing the innate immune system?  Sarah Prentice (Entebbe, Uganda) – Clinical PhD Programme Fellow

Tools for the elimination of blinding trachoma – Anthony Solomon – Intermediate Clinical Fellowship

Improving the management of severe dengue in adults: predicting patients at risk of disease progression and assessing the efficacy of prophylactic platelets for the prevention of haemorrhage James Whitehorn (Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam) – Clinical PhD Programme Fellow

Completed Projects

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