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Cambridge Infectious Diseases

An Interdisciplinary Research Centre at the University of Cambridge

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Find network members to collaborate with in infectious disease. You can browse, search by name or filter by research keywords.

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Infectious disease research at Cambridge explores host-pathogen interactions to improve prevention and treatment of infectious diseases.

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Centre for Pathogen Evolution

Collaborating with Public Health from an academic setting

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Antimicrobial Resistance Research

Antimicrobial Resistance Research at the University of Cambridge

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Surgical Operating Theatre Design

An interdisciplinary project led by Professor Alan Short (UoC Department of Architecture /CIDIRC) re-examining surgical operating theatre design with superbugs in mind.

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OneHealth Research on bat zoonoses

Two long-term multidisciplinary projects led by teams including Dr Olivier Restif ( in Australia) and Prof James Wood (in Ghana) aim to examine the many factors influencing viral replication and spillover from bats in complex ecosystems.

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Infectious Talk Podcasts

A series of researcher profile mini-podcasts and collection of Podcasts across the network.

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Research Incubator Fund

Apply now for a £500-£2,000 small grant to explore new interdisciplinary research ideas. Open.

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What we do

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Cambridge Infectious Diseases is an Interdisciplinary Research Centre at the University of Cambridge. We promote an interdisciplinary approach to addressing the challenge of reducing the burden of infectious diseases globally. Our virtual network crosses all six schools of the University and sector leading institutes across Cambridge. Read more


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Early fish tapeworms found at 'Britain's Pompeii' Must Farm- 16 August 2019

Aug 16, 2019

The earliest evidence of fish tapeworm in Britain has been discovered preserved in human faeces, according to experts at Cambridge University.

Half of Ebola outbreaks undetected - 13 June 2019

Jun 13, 2019

Research by Dr Emma Glennon and CID colleagues published in PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases identifies how small outbreaks of Ebola are treated locally and often go undetected by public health infrastructure.

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Annual Meeting of Minds 2019 - Register now!

Spanish Flu: Cambridge scientists discuss the historic warning to us all.