The human and economic cost of epidemics is unsustainable. Effective research and coordinated action stop outbreaks spiralling into global health emergencies.
19 February 2020
As the outbreak of COVID-19 continues to spread in China and countries around the world, a global community of researchers are working to find out more about the virus and assess what research needs to be done to stop it.
13 February 2020
Wellcome is making a pledge of up to £10 million to accelerate research and support global efforts to tackle the ongoing COVID-19 epidemic.
19 December 2018
At $60 billion a year, epidemics cost far more than putting in place the systems to prepare for them.
In the 2019 commission, which explores the theme of outbreaks, Adrienne Surprenant tells the human story of Dengue fever.
18 December 2019
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17 December 2018