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The Lydia Becker Institute of Immunology and Inflammation brings together the considerable immunological expertise across schools and faculties within The University of Manchester.

This blog will update you on key news and events. More information about our research and related activity can be found on our Institute website.

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The effects of ‘long COVID’.

The effects of ‘long COVID’.

New Scientist [p12] cites research by Dr Verena Kaestele and Prof Tracy Hussell, which found that in some COVID-19 patients, 90% of their white blood cells were of a type called neutrophils. It is suggested that the production of immature neutrophils could be a...

How vaccines will work against the variant

How vaccines will work against the variant

Prof Tracy Hussell discussed how COVID-19 vaccines will work against the variant of the virus identified in India, and whether the UK will face the same sharp rise in cases. [01:46:00] Outlet: BBC sounds Related Contact Us +44 (0) 161 306...