Pathogens & Research Resources



Find below a list of research resources. If you think something should be added, email

Oxford Immunotec’s Knowledge Hub - where you will find insightful and up to date resources for you, the healthcare professional, connecting the dots between TB and COVID-19 and highlighting the importance of TB testing in a COVID-19 environment.

The Immunological Toolbox - to provide accurate data on currently available reagents alongside the capacity to expand the veterinary reagent portfolio through the production and characterisation of new immunological reagents, new tools and assays to promote research

GCRF Online Community Platform - to facilitate researchers, professionals, etc, to network around the themes and funding calls of the GCRF, based around 6 topics including Global Health

TB Prevention Pipeline Report 2020 The TB Action Group's annual review provides an overview of research and development of innovations for diagnosing, preventing, treating, and curing HIV, hepatitis C virus (HCV), and tuberculosis (TB).

Nature Melioidosis Primer - A great introductory guide to Burkholderia pseudomallei, the aetiological agent of melioidosis, a life-threatening infection that is estimated to account for ∼89,000 deaths per year worldwide. 

Open Access training session - YouTube video showing a training session given to Oxford BRC researchers in June 2018 by two members of the Bodleian Health Care Libraries

TB Vaccine Development Pathway - an interactive assessment process to track progress and make decisions on the advancement of a TB vaccine candidate to its next stage of development.

TB Diagnostics Critical Pathway - a virtual knowledge management tool to document a  TB diagnostic innovator's path to the rapid introduction and widespread scale-up of promising new TB tools, indicating the critical activities, stakeholders and resources along the pathway

The Global Health Network - offers free e-learning, forums, and help documents for things like GCP, study design, setting up clinical trials, laboratories, professional development and much more.

Vaccine Development Process Map - interactive process map, developed by the UK Vaccine R&D Network, showing key stages in vaccine development up to Phase III clinical trials.

"Vaccine" Animated short film and narrative highlighting research and fieldwork for Leishmaniasis (VALIDATE member Mohamed Osman voices the first-half of the narration!)

Immunological Toolbox - a repository of antibodies, other reagents and resources that aim to remove barriers to veterinary development by facilitating information exchange and collaboration and to promote veterinary immunology research with a curated platform.