Infectious diseases are still the most common cause of death in children and the most common reason that children under two years of age are admitted to hospital.
World-wide, 10 million children under the age of five die from infection each year.
Our research teams are evaluating new vaccines for a range of diseases such as influenza and meningitis and common infections such as otitis media (glue ear).
The Vaccine Trials Group is a collaboration between:
Our mission: To improve the health of the community through immunisation and the prevention of infectious diseases