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Immunologists unite to fight COVID-19

Immunologists unite to fight COVID-19

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 Hussell, who is leading one of the five main themes said “The...

A new approach to tackle lung disease

A new approach to tackle lung disease

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 the lungs. Improving our understanding of this process will...

April Press Releases 2020

April Press Releases 2020

5 April 2020 Top scientists racing to pinpoint who will be hit hardest by coronovirus. Outlet: Manchester Evening News5 April 2020 Q and A on COVID-19/coronavirus, answering questions from the public, featured 5 experts. Tracy Hussell, Lizzie Mann, Madhvi Menon,...