The University of Glasgow is home to one of the UK’s leading centres for the study of pathogens of medical and veterinary importance.
We are key contributors to the and the Scottish Infection Research Network, with access to state-of-the-art applied genomics, proteomics and imaging facilities.
We possess world-leading expertise in microbiology and parasitology.
Infection & Immunity news
04 MayA consortium involving the School of Infection & Immunity's Dr Emilie Pondeville has been awarded a £1.25million UK Research and Innovation-Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) grant to fight mosquito-borne disease.
Sii MVLS engagement award successSchool of Infection & Immunity Senior Lecturer in Parasitology Dr Nicola Veitch last night received a prestigious award at the Amplify Showcase & MVLS Engagement Awards 2022.
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Animal African Trypanosomiasis
Glasgow is collaborating with other universities to tackle this devastating parasitic disease.
The evolution of SARS-CoV-2, from bats to humans, shows a slow rate of change
Mon, 15 Mar 2021 07:15:00 GMT
Scientists looking at the evolution of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, have found that since December 2019 – and for the first 11 months of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic – there has been very little ‘important’ genetic change observed in the hundreds of thousands of sequenced virus genomes.