Immunologists unite to fight COVID-19

Immunologists unite to fight COVID-19

The Lydia Becker Institute of Immunology and Inflammation Blog Immunologists in the Lydia Becker Institute of Immunology and Inflammation at the University of Manchester are a significant partner in the recently announced UK-Coronavirus Immune Consortium. Professor...
The CIRCO consortium is delivering results

The CIRCO consortium is delivering results

The Lydia Becker Institute of Immunology and Inflammation Blog The Coronavirus Immune Reponse and Clinical Outcome (CIRCO) consortium draws together immunological expertise in the Lydia Becker Institute of Immunology and Inflammation with key clinicians at...
A new approach to tackle lung disease

A new approach to tackle lung disease

The Lydia Becker Institute of Immunology and Inflammation Blog The upper human airways are lined with a mucociliary epithelium, where mucus traps particles and pathogens (e.g. bacteria) and cilia beat to generate flow to move the mucus (and trapped material) away from...