A three-dimensional (3D), computer-generated image, of a group of Gram-positive, Corynebacterium diphtheriae, bacteria.

The Broad Street Pump

A Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology publication
The Broad Street Pump newsletter provides up-to-date information about important or interesting communicable disease outbreaks and measures taken to identify and control them; epidemiological trends; and new developments in diagnosis and typing of pathogens of public health importance.

April 2021: Edition 54 (pdf, 975kb)

Issue highlights include: Added value of whole genome sequencing fo Mycobacterium tuberculosis drug resistance detection; staff profile - Dr Carl Suster; MBI announced as Flagship Centre