Manchester Collaborative Centre for Inflammation Research (MCCIR)
The Manchester Collaborative Centre for Inflammation Research (MCCIR) is a
unique £15M collaboration bringing together two multinational pharmaceutical companies – GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and AstraZeneca - with The University of Manchester to establish a world-leading translational centre for inflammatory
Established in 2012, the centre now houses a young interdisciplinary collective of internationally known dynamic researchers working at the cutting edge of inflammation research. Together, we aim to impact our understanding of inflammation and help translate our knowledge for medical use. MCCIR’s Director is Professor Tracy Hussell, a leading expert on lung immunity in health and disease.