The NIHR Health Protection Research Unit in Gastrointestinal Infections will explore and explain the distribution of diarrhoeal diseases in the population, establishing for whom the disease burden is greatest and why.

We will resolve how best to deploy novel technologies and develop and apply new methodology for investigating outbreaks and detecting pathogens in the environment.


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Norovirus: a summer outbreak could lead to a winter crisis
Read the article in the Conversation by Dr John Harris

Posted on: 25/07/2018

NHS at 70
The NHS celebrates is 70th birthday this year. Find out about how we are celebrating.

Posted on: 27/06/2018


Latest Publications

Critical Review on the Public Health Impact of Norovirus Contamination in Shellfish and the Environment: A UK Perspective
Hassard F, Sharp JH, Taft, H., LeVay, L., Harris, J.P., McDonald, J.E., Tuson, K., Wilson, J., Jones, D.L., Malham, S.K
Food and Environmental Virology, 28176295

Factors Associated with Sequelae of Campylobacter and Non-typhoidal Salmonella Infections: A Systematic Review
Esan OB, Pearce M, van Hecke O, Roberts N, Collins DR, Violato M, McCarthy N, Perera R, Fanshawe TR

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