UK Public Health Rapid Support Team (UK-PHRST)
A specialist team ready to respond to disease outbreaks around the world before they develop into health emergencies. The team also conducts rigorous operational research to improve epidemic preparedness.
Use of the cytoskeleton to control Shigella infection
We use Shigella infection to discover new roles for the cytoskeleton in host defence, and use zebrafish to study the cell biology of infection in vivo.
Using dogs to detect COVID-19
Investigating whether dogs can be trained to identify unique odours associated with coronavirus infection
Utoto Salaama/Peaceful Childhood
Understanding and preventing sexual and other forms of violence against children in Zanzibar.