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World-class facilities, including the newly-opened Wolfson Laboratories

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Integrating the study of basic and clinical immunology, microbiology and parasitology

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Developing a greater understanding of processes underlying infection and disease development

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Innovation through forging stronger links between biology and medicine

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Cutting-edge research into preventions and cures for chronic infectious diseases

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International impact on fighting neglected tropical diseases

Welcome

The Centre for Immunology and Infection (CII) is a joint research centre created by the Hull York Medical School and the Department of Biology at the University of York.

Research within CII ranges from fundamental studies on the pathogenesis of infectious and non-infectious disease through to first-in-man clinical research.

News

Staff nomination in PA Awards

Posted on Monday 25 July 2016

CII PA Jenny Purcell reports from the Yorkshire PA of the Year Awards


Restoring homeostasis after liver injury

Posted on Friday 22 July 2016

Tissue repair research from the CII


CII and YSBL researchers identify new vaccine candidate for genital tract chlamydial infection

Posted on Friday 22 July 2016

Research conducted in the CII and YSBL signals new hope for the development of a vaccine to protect against genital tract infections caused by the bacterium Chlamydia trachomatis.


Research

The Centre for Immunology and Infection is structured into three overlapping research areas: clinical and translational researchimmunology, and pathogen biology.

The Centre's researchers are involved in two major interdisciplinary collaborations:

Events

Fri
30
Sep

Title TBC

1.00PM, K/018

Dr Lucy Dorrell

Fri
7
Oct

Tracking the transmission of Clostridium difficile

1.00PM, K/018

Professor Mark H. Wilcox, Professor of Medical Microbiology & Sir Edward Brotherton Chair of Bacteriology University of Leeds.

Fri
28
Oct

Title TBC

1.00PM, K/018

Professor Judi Allen, The University of Manchester

Study at CII