Department of Infection and Immunity
Number 1 in the UK for research excellence
Top 10 in the Russell Group for research output
The Department of Infection and Immunity was proud to contribute outputs to Allied Health in which we were number 1 in the UK for research excellence, and to Clinical Medicine in which we were in the top 10 in the Russell Group for research output. The full Sheffield news can be found here.
The Department of Infection and Immunity is led by Professor Ian Sabroe and combines basic science research in molecular cell biology, with a particular focus on innate immunity in Respiratory Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Renal Medicine and Dermatology. The department is based within the Medical School and the Royal Hallamshire Hospital. There is access to core facilities in proteomics and genomics, high quality Cell Biology, Containment Level 2 and 3 laboratories. Our clinical base is at both the Royal Hallamshire (Infectious Diseases, Respiratory Medicine, Dermatology) and Northern General (Renal Medicine) Hospitals.