Dr Connor Bamford

Research Fellow in virology and antiviral immunity at the Wellcome-Wolfson Institute for Experimental Medicine.

School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences (MDBS), Wellcome-Wolfson Institute for Experimental Medicine

His work is currently supported by a Wellcome Trust Institutional Strategic Support Fund (ISSF) Fellowship.

He is researching immunity to viruses and bacteria in the lung and the role that specific cytokines, known as 'interferons,' play, with the hope of identifying novel ways to block infections. Of note for combating  COVID-19, Connor has significant experience in working with human pathogens.

Fields
Medicine Respiratory
Areas of Expertise

virus immunity, cytokines, interferons, human pathogens, coronavirus, corona virus, covid-19, virology, respiratory disease

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Contact Information

For more information or to book an interview, email comms.office@qub.ac.uk 

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