Transboundary Diseases

24 September, 2018 to 28 September, 2018

This is a laboratory-based course that is designed for technicians who work within a diagnostic laboratory and are responsible for implementing and validating diagnostic techniques. This course is not suitable for research or group leaders.  The course focuses on transboundary disease diagnostic techniques comprising serological, molecular and virological assays, quality assurance and laboratory contingency planning. Applicants should have an understanding of virology and related methodologies.

Frontiers in Human and Veterinary Antibody Discovery

26 November, 2018 to 27 November, 2018

The Pirbright Institute, Ash Road, Pirbright, Surrey, GU24 0NF

Understanding of antibody responses has progressed greatly in recent years. Advances include the identification of broadly cross-reactive antibodies, structural analysis of antibodies and antibody-epitope interactions, stabilisation of antigens to maintain epitope structure and understanding the importance of protective antibody responses for a number of complex pathogens.

UK and International Veterinary Vaccinology Network Conference 2019

09 January, 2019 to 10 January, 2019

The Tower Hotel, London UK

The UK Veterinary Vaccinology Network will hold its final conference with the newly formed International Veterinary Vaccinology Network.

So save the date and join fellow vaccinologists in discussing themes such as:

  • Vaccines for ectoparasites
  • Vaccine commercialisation
  • Antigen discovery
  • Controlling AMR with vaccination

Look out for the programme in the next few weeks!


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