Institute of Microbiology and Infection

Our vision is to find solutions to global challenges. With one of the largest groupings of microbiologists in the world, we are at the vanguard of innovative research into combatting antimicrobial and antibiotic resistance. We do this with a three-pronged approach: diagnosis, treatment and prevention.

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Beating the antibiotic resistance crisis

Changing worldwide policy on antibiotic resistance

Research Shorts: Antibiotic resistant bacteria

Vinegar used to treat infection in burn wounds

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Posted 25 May 2016

What would a future without antibiotics be like?

Professor Laura Piddock, Professor of Microbiology at the University of Birmingham appeared on the Victoria Derbyshire programme last week raising awareness of the antibiotic crisis; on the same day a report was issued highlighting the urgent need for action to help tackle this global problem.

Posted 29 April 2016

Early Career Award for Biosciences Birmingham Fellow

Dr Anne-Marie Krachler, a Birmingham Fellow in the School of Biosciences, received the Biological Systems Early Career Award following a special lecture given at the University of Birmingham on 28 April 2016.

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