EEID travel grant: Environmental determinants of pneumococcal transmission and evolution

Lead Research Organisation: University of Liverpool
Department Name: Institute of Infection and Global Health


United States


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Description The EEID travel award allowed us to bring together internationally leading experts in the field of genomics, epidemiology, infectious diseases and in vivo modelling to form a partnership to develop and write a grant application to investigate pneumococcal carriage and transmission dynamics in sub-Saharan Africa.
Exploitation Route We are currently in the process of writing the grant application to fund the study. We will publish our findings if funded.
Sectors Healthcare