Bacterial Pathogenesis and Immunity Group

In addition to research conducted within our group, we have long standing collaborations with world leading national and international research groups in a number of complementary research fields and interests. 


  • Stephen Gordon (Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine - LSTM)
  • Craig Winstanley (Institute of Infection & Global Health – IGH)
  • Jay Hinton (Institute of Integrative Biology)
  • Cheng-Hock Toh (IGH)
  • Neil French (IGH)
  • Qibo Zhang (IGH)
  • Paul McNamara & Brian Flanagan (Alder Hey Hospital)
  • Julian Hiscox (IGH)
  • Enitan Carrol (IGH)
  • Janine Coombes (IGH)
  • Georgios Pollakis (IGH)
  • Matthew Peak (Alder Hey)
  • Jay Hinton (IIB)


  • Martha Clokie (University of Leicester)
  • Stephen Bentley (Sanger)
  • Jeremy Brown (UCL)
  • Tim Mitchell (University of Birmingham)
  • Chris Dowson (University of Warwick)
  • Richard Grencis (Manchester)
  • Jonathan Grigg (London
  • James Brewer (Glasgow)
  • Marco Oggioni (Leicester)
  • David Dockrell (Edinburgh)
  • Jerry Brown (UCL)


  • Dean Everett (MLW Malawi)
  • Ed Lavelle (Trinity College, Dublin)
  • Edwin Ades (CDC, Atlanta)
  • Francois Trottein & Jean Claude Sirard (Institut Pasteur de Lille)
  • Jim O’Gara (National University of Ireland, Galway)
  • Alejandro Chabalgoity (Universidad de Montevideo)
  • Birgitta Henriques Normark (Karolinska)
  • James Paton (Adelaide)
  • Stephen Gordon (MLW)
  • Martin Antonio (MRC Gambia)
  • Phil Cooper (Ecuador)
  • Tim Sparwasser (Hannover)


  • Lamellar Biomedical
  • Citrox Biosciences
  • GSK
  • InQpharm
  • Roche