15 February 2024
The deadline for abstract submissions and bursary applications for the International Pandemic Sciences Conference 2024 – Collaboration Beyond Boundaries has been extended to Monday 26 February 2024.
12 February 2024
Students on the MSc International Health and Tropical Medicine programme discussed pandemics, during a day exploring some of the major challenges in global health, hosted by PSI's Dr Alice Norton.
7 February 2024
The University of Oxford has entered into an agreement with three Brazilian universities, to contribute to the delivery of an undergraduate course in ‘Translational Science’, starting in 2024. The course will teach the full journey of a product ‘from bench to bedside’ as part of any science degree to prepare the next generation of researchers for the translation of their laboratory discoveries into patient care and prevention.
26 January 2024
The University of Oxford this week welcomed the Rt Hon Andrew Mitchell MP, Minister for Development and Africa, to the laboratories and clinics of several of its vaccine development groups.
25 January 2024
PSI set to host international scientific conference in Oxford and online this July, to foster global research collaboration and prepare world for future pandemics.
11 January 2024
In a new paper published in The Lancet Infectious Diseases, researchers based in Bangladesh, Oxford and Geneva call for a comprehensive public health framework to counter Nipah virus and other neglected infectious diseases with pandemic potential.
11 January 2024
Oxford-led UK trial is first step to developing a vaccine against Nipah virus – a devastating disease mostly found in South-East Asia.
21 December 2023
A partnership between CEPI, Barinthus Biotherapeutics and the University of Oxford aims to fast-track the development of a potential vaccine for the prevention of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS).
20 December 2023
Using data from 7 million people notified by the NHS COVID-19 contact tracing app, this is the first large-scale study to reveal how duration and proximity of contact with an infected person affects how COVID-19 is spread.
18 December 2023
New University of Oxford research brings to light important ethical considerations in Nipah virus outbreak control, its treatment, and research into vaccines.
14 December 2023
New framework helps funders to support coordinated, effective and equitable clinical trials in response to epidemics and pandemics.
12 December 2023
New funding will support research into the prevention of five dangerous diseases with epidemic and pandemic potential.
Investment obtained by OxLEP helping to maintain vaccine development centre’s world-leading position
16 November 2023
Critical investment secured by OxLEP has enabled the refurbishment of key areas of a major biomanufacturing facility in Oxford, supporting its status as a global leader.
Call for applications to establish networks of epidemic and pandemic sciences research excellence across Africa
16 November 2023
PSI has joined forces with the Science for Africa Foundation and the Mastercard Foundation to launch a call for applications to establish innovative networks of research excellence in epidemic and pandemic sciences across Africa.
2 November 2023
Scientific advisors to the International Pandemic Preparedness Secretariat (IPPS) visited the University of Oxford’s vaccine laboratories as part of a two-day meeting of the global coalition.
2 November 2023
CEPI will provide up to $25 million to the University of Oxford to complete early development of prototype vaccines against the Junín virus, with a new project led by Professor Teresa Lambe.
30 October 2023
The RECOVERY trial, the leading global clinical trial of treatments for COVID-19, has expanded to find effective treatments for patients hospitalised with flu.
Researchers analyse UK COVID-19 Infection Survey data to tell the story of the virus' genomic evolution and spread
18 October 2023
Research published today brings together for the first time the epidemiology and evolution of the SARS-CoV-2 virus in the UK during the first three years of the pandemic – including how variants emerged and spread.
Conference brings together clinical researchers to explore lessons from COVID-19 for global research collaboration
16 October 2023
Clinical researchers and representatives from the World Health Organization defined a bold new path for global research collaboration in acute care at a conference co-hosted by ISARIC, a global federation of investigator-led clinical research networks.
11 October 2023
Over 60 researchers met this week to explore the latest research on deadly Nipah virus, including treatments, ethics and vaccines.