Research

Mission: To conduct cutting edge research and innovation to guide development of new approaches to disease diagnosis, prevention, and control:

  • Priority Diseases

    • Protozoan pathogens – Malaria & Trypanosomiasis
    • Mycobacteria – Tuberculosis & Buruli ulcer
    • Other Bacterial infections–Gastro-intestinal and blood infections
    • Viruses – HIV, rotaviruses, Influenza, Dengue
  • Research Focus

    • Disease pathogenesis and immunity
    • Pathogen genomics/Bioinformatics
    • Molecular diagnosis
    • Molecular epidemiology for surveillance
    • Target discovery for drug and vaccine development