Leading health research in West Africa to save lives and improve health across the world

Disease Control and Elimination

Focuses on investigating the interactions between hosts, pathogens and vectors



At the forefront of world-wide efforts to combat the effects of under‐nutrition


Vaccines and Immunity

Understanding the ontogeny of immunity to inform the design of vaccines



The National Institutes of Health (NIH), representative for Mali, visits MRC Unit The Gambia

MRC Unit The Gambia’s, Laboratory Services will be hosting a visit from the NIH representative for Mali, Dr Fatoumata Bathily ...
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Dr Olumuyiwa Owolabi
Paediatrician/Research Clinician

Dr Olumuyiwa Owolabi a star in the Tuberculosis Case Contact platform

Dr Owolabi’s professional background is in paediatrics and child health and in this regard he has led several major projects ...
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Yaya Giana, Logistic Manager

Yaya Giana shaping the Logistics Department

Since November 2014, Yaya Giana has been initiating a lot of cost-saving logistics strategies for MRC Unit The Gambia (MRCG) ...
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