If you're not immune to measles you can catch it just by going into a room up to 2 hours after an infected person has left it!
Vaccines are a key component of global health policy and are essential in the defence of the health of young children. Our research focuses on the development and evaluation of new and improved vaccines.
Events and Training
We are committed to providing high quality education and training, together with research updates for medical professionals and all those involved in the area of vaccines and paediatric and adult infectious diseases.
There are a number of ways in which you can get involved in our research, inform our research and find out more about our work. To find out more about any of these options, follow the link below.
Two centuries of immunisation in the UK (part II).
Lang S. et al, (2019), Archives of disease in childhood
Two centuries of immunisation in the UK (part 1).
Lang S. et al, (2019), Arch Dis Child
Investigation of the role of typhoid toxin in acute typhoid fever in a human challenge model.
Gibani MM. et al, (2019), Nat Med