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 work

Contagious Cities

Contagious Cities is an international cultural project which supports local conversations around the global challenges of epidemic preparedness.

Reports

Joint statement on International Environmental Antimicrobial Resistance Forum [PDF 317KB]

  • May 2018

summary of the discussions at the forum, which looked at opportunities to better understand and help reduce the impact of environmental AMR on human health.

Call to Action on Antimicrobial Resistance [PDF 1.9MB]

  • November 2017

The key outcomes from the Call to Action on Antimicrobial Resistance event, organised by Wellcome in partnership with the UK, Ghanaian and Thai governments and the UN Foundation.

Clinical trial networks for antibiotic development [PDF 987KB]

  • October 2016

The results from our workshop exploring the use of clinical trial networks for antibiotic development and why they’re important.

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