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
Monday 6th January: Alex McLellan from the Department of Microbiology and Immunology was among those academics at the University of Otago to be promoted to Professor.
Tuesday 10th December: Microbiology staff received four awards in the annual Biomedical Sciences School Award function. We also farewelled our Dean, Professor Vernon Ward.
Another successful combined ‘Research Celebration’ for Microbiology & Immunology and Biochemistry.
A large number of graduands of the Department of Microbiology and Immunology took to the stage over the weekend. Congratulations to all current and former students who have had their degrees conferred in the University's most recent graduation ceremonies.