We are a team of international scientists, headed by Professor Aras Kadioglu, working to understand how bacterial pathogens such as Streptococcus pneumoniae, Streptococcus pyogenes (GAS) and Pseudomonas aeruginosa interact with the host and cause infection and disease. On these pages you can find out more about our research projects, our team members and read our latest news and publications.

Upcoming Events

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Europneumo 2022 | 15th European Meeting on the Molecular Biology of the Pneumococcus | 31 May - 03 June 2022, Liverpool, U.K.

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Major New Funding


AMR Grant



5 Year Programme Grant




‌A New Generation of Pneumococcal Vaccine