Our research provides a holistic view of chronic disease progression, the control of infection and mechanisms that determine an effective immune response.

News

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£13m dementia research centre

20 April 2017

Cardiff University chosen as centre for UK’s biggest dementia research initiative

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New insight into leading viral cause of congenital birth defects

5 April 2017

Why CMV is so adept at evading the immune system

Science is International

Science is International

27 March 2017

Artwork by Cardiff immunologists celebrates the international nature of research

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About us

We provide an internationally competitive research environment that fosters mentorship and encourages interdisciplinary collaboration between academia and industry.

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Research

Our systems biology-based research informs the development of novel diagnostics, therapies and vaccines against some of the greatest public health threats of our time.

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People

We are home to over 40 principal investigators from a range of scientific and clinical disciplines with expertise in basic, clinical and systems immunology.

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Engagement and involvement

We reach out to patients, health care professionals, schools, funders, policy makers and industry.