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



Genomics Sequencing in The Gambia

MRC Unit The Gambia at LSHTM recently acquired two portable sequencing devices to pilot on field samples in the recently ...
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High School students at the event

International Day of Women and Girls in Science – Opening Doors, Closing the Gender Gap

As part of celebrations marking the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, the Medical Research Council Unit The ...
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Participant at the Training

Major Incident Medical Management Support Course held at the MRC Unit The Gambia

The Hospital Major Incident Medical Management and Support Course (MIMMS) training was held at MRC Unit The Gambia from 22nd ...
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