MRC Human Immunology Unit
We are a leading research centre in human immunology and the development of treatments against infectious diseases, cancer, allergy and autoimmune disease.
Coronavirus research in the MRC HIU
Researchers from across the Medical Research Council Human Immunology Unit are working hard to understand coronavirus infection and help combat the COVID-19 pandemic. Here you can find out more about our current projects.
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A single cycle influenza virus coated in H7 haemagglutinin generates neutralizing antibody responses to haemagglutinin and neuraminidase glycoproteins and protection from heterotypic challenge.
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