Centre for Infection and Immunity

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Welcome to the Centre for Infection & Immunity (CII) at Queen's University Belfast. This interdisciplinary research centre is committed to the highest quality of research excellence and has over 50 clinical and basic researchers. Our mission is to develop new avenues for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of important diseases to relieve human suffering. To achieve this we are developing the highest quality clinical and basic science research programmes. The hallmark of our research programme is a close, collaborative interaction between clinical and laboratory research experts that ultimately enhances the quality and scope of our integrated basic and clinical research programmes.


Cii Seminar in October 2014 - all welcome to attend   Speaker:- Prof Chris Mueller, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Boston, USA Title:- “Using recombinant adeno associated...

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Upcoming Cii Seminars in September 2014 - all are welcome to attend   Tuesday 9th September 2014 Dr. Markus Heimesaat,  Dept of Microbiology & Hygiene, Charité - University...

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Medical researcher’s work on respiratory illnesses reduces need for animal testing A major research project into respiratory illness, which reduces the need for animal testing, has been...

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Science in the Nursery - Dr Beckie Ingram

Community outreach – starting them young! Community outreach activities that engage children with STEM are crucial to inspire subsequent generations of scientists.  Here in Cii we believe...

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Dr Sorcha Finnegan awarded RBHSC research fellowship - July 2014

Dr Sorcha Finnegan has been awarded the Royal Belfast Hospital for Sick Children Research Fellowship with PI Dr Madeleine Rooney. Sorcha’s project ’ Autoantibodies PrEdicTive of Uveitis...

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