Pump-Priming Project Awards - Round 4 Awardees

Listed below are the successful projects awarded in our fourth round of pump priming. 

Tatiana PintoDr Tatiana de Castro Abreu Pinto
Associate Professor
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

Assessing coverage, correlate of protection and possible impact in colonization by multidrug-resistant bacteria of future GBS vaccines in a Brazilian population of pregnant women

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Dr Nopadon PiraratNopadon Pirarat
Associate Professor
Chulalongkorn University (Thailand)

Enhanced tilapia mucosal immunity by nano-immersion vaccine against columnaris disease


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Professor Imran SaleemImran Saleem
Professor in Nanomedicine
Liverpool John Moores University (UK)

Dry powder mucosal vaccine with wide coverage against Streptococcus pneumoniae strains


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Dr Seanette WilsonSeanette Wilson
Group Leader & Program Manager

The Biovac Institute (South Africa)

The generation of novel GBS conjugate vaccines using GBS common membrane proteins and GBS capsular polysaccharides

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Dr Qibo Zhang
Senior Lecturer in ImmunologyQibo Zhang
University of Liverpool (UK)

Evaluating safety and immunogenicity of a next-generation intranasal outer membrane vesicle pertussis vaccine using ex vivo nasopharynx mucosal immune tissue of humans 

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