Florey Advanced Fellow secures investment to investigate new approaches to diagnose infections in the tropics

Congratulations to Tom Darton, Florey Advanced Fellow who has successfully secured a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to investigate gene expression signatures for diagnostics application in Asia. The award of $1.4m is for a multisite study to investigate novel approaches to diagnosis of acute undifferentiated febrile illness (AUFI). AUFI is a principal…

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The Drugs Don’t Work: 19th – 20th September 2017

We are delighted to invite you to a 2-day (EPSRC sponsored) symposium dedicated to antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and host-pathogen interaction ‘The Drugs Don’t Work’ on 19-20th September to celebrate the launch of the Florey Institute, one of the University’s 2022 Futures strategic investments. We will be hosting the event in partnership with the Sheffield Antimicrobial…

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Florey Postgraduate Symposium – June 2016

The 3rd Annual Florey Institute Postgraduate Symposium took place on Friday 24th June. Postgraduate students and early career researchers with an interest in host-pathogen interactions and antimicrobial resistance involving, but not limited to, research on S. aureus and S. pneumoniae joined together for this one-day symposium. The following students from the Department of Infection, Immunity…

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