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Meningococcal reference unit (MRU)

The Meningococcal reference unit (MRU) provides confirmatory laboratory reference services for meningococcal disease.

Contents

  1. Documents

Reference services

The Meningococcal reference unit (MRU) provides confirmatory laboratory reference services for meningococcal disease.

Research areas

MRU carries out research in:

  • development of diagnostic methods
  • evaluation of diagnostic methods
  • antibiotic resistance
  • vaccines development (pre-clinical)
  • vaccines evaluation (clinical)
  • virulence or pathogenicity

Contact

Meningococcal reference unit (Men RU) Manchester

Clinical Sciences Building 2, Manchester Royal Infirmary
Oxford Road
Manchester
M13 9WL