Welcome to the Department of Microbiology and Immunology. Meet our team and learn more about unseen world of microbes and immunity.
FACT: Animals exposed to high levels of pathogens eventually become resistant to them, while those living in infection-free environments tend to become more naturally susceptible. Read more
Congratulations to Dr James Ussher, who is one of the eight University of Otago recipients of the HRC (Health Research Council) Emerging Research Grant.
The Department of Microbiology and Immunology congratulates all those who studied with us during the course of their degree and celebrated their graduation this weekend.
Microbiology and Immunology has had an outstanding result in the Maurice and Phyllis Paykel Trust March 2015 funding round, with all applicants being successful.
The Otago School of Medical Sciences' annual Postgraduate Colloquium was attended by a huge proportion of Microbiology and Immunology students, with several of them taking out top prizes at the two-day event.