Major new global brain infections project launched

The University of Liverpool has secured £2 million from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) to improve the management of devastating brain infections in low and middle income countries. The three-year funding will establish a new NIHR Global Health ... Read more

£1.6m to develop novel meningitis blood test

Researchers at the University’s Institute of Infection and Global Health are developing a new commercial blood test to improve the diagnosis and management of patients with suspected meningitis. The £1.6m project, which is funded by the Medical Research Council and ... Read more

Battling brain infections in Asia

In celebration of 100 years of the Medical Research Council (MRC), scientists at the University’s Institute of Infection and Global Health presented their work on brain infections, called Japanese encephalitis, in India and Nepal to a public audience at the ... Read more



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