Understanding and treating the flu virus

Seminar Date: November 10, 2016 Theme:Infection and Antimicrobial Resistance, Miscellaneous

Influenza A is one of the World’s most studied viruses but it continues to have a huge impact on human and animal health across the globe.

New research is endeavouring to understand this ubiquitous virus in order to inform new treatments and develop improved vaccines.

In this seminar, two experts will present their research on the mechanisms and consequences of infection with the flu virus.

Professor Wendy Barclay

Professor Peter Openshaw