Our research

Research at the University of Leicester - schools and colleges

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At the University of Leicester we're interested in a wide variety of bugs, how they grow, move, resist environmental stresses and ultimately cause disease. Below we've tried to explain some of our research to a pre-university level.

Click on the links below to read about some of the work we do-

Dr Chris Bayliss

  • The MenB vaccine Bexsero© has just been introduced as part of the childhood vaccine schedule in the UK. Read about the Bexsero vaccine and how it works here. Dr Bayliss is working on developing tools to test the effectiveness of the new meningitis B (MenB) vaccine. You can read more about this project here.


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