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Avian Influenza projects

Research projects

Current projects

Grant Title Value
BB/N002571/1 Avian influenza H7N9 virus evolution: defining the impact of internal genes on virus infection in avian and mammalian species £668,314
BBS/E/I/00002021 Avian influenza H7N9 virus evolution: defining the impact of internal genes on virus infection in avian and mammalian species £78,000
BBSRC (BB/L018853/1) Combating avian influenza through systematic analysis of antigenic drift, genetic variation, and development of novel diagnostic tools and vaccines £1,587,794
British Council Researcher Links Food Security: improving approaches to prevent and control viral diseases of Livestock and Poultry. Role: PI. Funder £32,000
BBSRC-AVD programme (BBS/E/I/00001708) Determinants of transmission, adaptation and pathogenicity of avian influenza  £1,174,668
PhD Studentship 2014 (BBS/E/I/00001981) Defining the genetic characteristics of infectivity, replication and virulence for H9N2 viruses affecting poultry £20,715
PhD Studentship 2012 (BBS/E/I/00001759) Identification of genetic markers in the haemagglutinin glycoprotein critical for antigenic activity of avian influenza viruses £87,952

Recently completed projects

Grant Title Value
BBSRC (BB/L026341/1) Taiwan Partnering Award: Improving control of influenza viruses £25,305
BBSRC (BB/L004240/1) Enhancing potency and efficacy of herpesvirus of turkeys-based multivalent vaccines against avian influenza viruses £126,746
BBSRC (BB/I001824/1) Novel aptamer-based diagnostics and antiviral therapeutics for animal influenza viruses £446,109
BBSRC (BB/E01111X/1) Combating highly pathogenic avian influenza: Novel vaccination strategies using recombinant live avian viral vaccine vectors £654,608
CEVA Generation and evaluation of multivalent rHVT-based avian influenza vaccine candidates  
BBSRC (BBS/E/I/00001422) Molecular determinants of viral virulence and pathogenicity, and development of improved vaccine candidates and diagnostic tests £649,948
BBSRC (BBS/E/I/00001121) Dynamics, selection and pathogenicity in avian influenza: from individual to population £282,971

 

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