We rely on donations to do our work - to help us achieve our vision of a world free from meningitis and septicaemia
Since the charity was founded in 1989, we have awarded 161 research grants. The total value of our investment in vital scientific research is over £19.1 million (€24.7 million).
Using cutting edge technology to find out what strains of bacteria are carried and spread by healthy people living in African communities at risk of meningitis epidemics.
Investigating the causes of severe illness and death in HIV-infected cryptococcal positive patients
Are teenagers with wintertime viral infections such as influenza more likely to carry high numbers of meningococcal bacteria and therefore be more infectious?
Understanding meningococcus-induced blood clotting - working towards new therapeutics for purpura fulminans
Improving the speed, accuracy and cost of diagnosing meningitis in children in the UK by using new genomic techniques
Protecting newborn infants from meningococcal A infection and meningitis
Determining the current causes of childhood meningitis
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