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Enriching Engagement (Round 2) awardees announced

The awardees for the second round of the University of Oxford’s Enriching Engagement funding scheme have now been announced, including a project from Paediatrics.

There is now clear data on Covid-19 and children: it should be safe to reopen English schools

In an opinion piece for The Guardian, Professor Matthew Snape discusses the initial results of his team's antibody study in the context of coronavirus risk to school children.

Featured publication: Advances in oligonucleotide drug delivery

Oligonucleotides - short DNA or RNA molecules - have great therapeutic application for a range of diseases. Yet, their potential has not been fully unleashed because of challenges linked to efficient delivery. Read more to find out about recent developments in oligonucleotide modifications, and the platforms that may be used to deliver them to target sites.

Typhoid vaccine project wins Vice-Chancellor award

Congratulations to Professor Andrew Pollard who is the Winner of the Policy Engagement category in the Vice-Chancellor Innovation Awards 2020 for his work on Global policy on typhoid vaccines through research at Oxford!

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Upcoming events

Online Introduction to Immunisation Training - 7 October 2020

Wednesday, 07 October 2020, 9.30am to 2.30pm

This training is for general practice nurses and other health professionals who are new to the role of administering and promoting and / or advising about vaccines.

Online Introduction to Immunisation Training - 3 November 2020

Tuesday, 03 November 2020, 9.30am to 2.30pm

This training is for general practice nurses and other health professionals who are new to the role of administering and promoting and / or advising about vaccines.

How does herd immunity work?

‘Herd immunity’ or 'herd protection' gives protection to vulnerable people such as newborn babies, elderly people and those who are too sick to be vaccinated.

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The Paediatric Neuroimaging group are measuring brain activity when babies experience pain #StartedinOxford.

How do babies feel pain?

How do vaccines work?

This short animation explains how vaccines enable the body to make the right sort of antibodies to fight a particular disease.

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