Infectious disease and the immune system

Read the latest news and reports about our work related to understanding endemic and epidemic infections, such as malaria and HIV, and the role of the immune system in health and disease. Our science funding in this area is led by our Infection and Immunobiology team.

Our work

Understanding health and disease

We support researchers across the world to explore fundamental questions about health and disease.

Reports

Report 29 October 2019 Updated 6 November 2019

Reframing Resistance report

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This report aims to guide experts, communicators and practitioners to communicate with impact, so that the public understands and supports action on drug-resistant infections.

Report 14 October 2019 Updated 12 November 2019

Reframing Resistance

[Summary] This report aims to help experts and practitioners to communicate with impact, so that the public understands and supports action on drug-resistant infections.

Report 19 September 2019 Updated 19 September 2019

Advancing epidemics R&D to keep up with a changing world

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This paper examines the status, progress and challenges in research and development for epidemics. It was developed to feed into the first annual report of the Global Preparedness Monitoring Board.

More reports

Briefings and responses

Consultation response 1 September 2018 Updated 12 September 2018

Antimicrobial resistance inquiry

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