A report commissioned by the Wellcome Trust and produced by the Boston Consulting Group has been published which assesses the opportunities and challenges for developing vaccines to combat antimicrobial resistance (AMR).
The BactiVac Network is marking its first year of connecting scientists, clinicians, industry and policy makers across the world.
Professor Adam Cunningham, Co-Director of the BactiVac Network, was recently asked to externally review a briefing document issued by the Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology (POST).
The Medical Research Council (MRC) and Kementerian Riset Teknologi Dan Pendidikan Tinggi Republik Indonesia (RISTEKDIKTI) are inviting research proposals to the UK-Indonesia Joint Partnership on Infectious Diseases through the Newton Fund.
UK International Development Minister, Alistair Burt, visited the University of Birmingham on 22 February 2018 to find out more about Bactivac and what the network aims to achieve.
BactiVac Network has received an additional £600,000 of funding from The Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund (ISCF)
The MRC, BBSRC and Department of Health have launched a vaccine development process map to show the key stages in vaccine development.
Following on from the successful 2018 Inaugural Network meeting, our next annual meeting will be held on 20 and 21 March 2019
We were delighted to welcome 108 of our members to the Inaugural Meeting of our Network on 26 and 27 February 2018 at the University of Birmingham, UK.