Ed is particularly interested in the diagnosis, management and epidemiology of meningococcal disease
In 1990, he was appointed Consultant Medical Microbiologist at Public Health England, Manchester and, in 1999, was appointed Head of the National Meningococcal Reference Unit for England and Wales.
Ed is particularly interested in the diagnosis, management and epidemiology of meningococcal disease.
Recently published articles
- Reduced turnaround time and improved diagnosis of invasive serogroup B Neisseria meningitidis and streptococcus pneumoniae infections using a lyophilised quadruplex qPCR
- Investigation into the antigenic properties and contributions to growth in blood of the meningococcal haemoglobin receptors, HpuAB and HmbR
- MBL2 deficiency is associated with higher genomic bacterial loads during meningococcemia in young children
- Genetic distribution of noncapsular meningococcal group B vaccine antigens in Neisseria lactamica