Chula VRC, Center of Excellence in Vaccine Research and Development, Chulalongkorn University
Center of Excellence in Vaccine Research and Development was established under the expert supervision from Prof. Kiat Ruxrungtham, who has been conducting vaccine research work and has gathering the professors and researchers interested in the research and development of vaccines. The research focus on both infectious and non-infectious disease vaccine including HIV, Dengue, Leptospirosis and House dust mite allergy.
Chula VRC collaborate with several faculties within Chulalongkorn University (Faculty of Medicine, Pharmaceutical Science, Veterinary Science and Science) and several Universities in Thailand (Chiangmai University and KMUTT). In addition, we also have an international collaboration with Vaccine Research Center (VRC), National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), National Institute of Health (USA); Department of Adjuvant and Antigen Research, U.S. Military HIV Research Program, Walter Reed Army Institute. A mission of Chula VRC is to “Discover, develop and deliver safe, effective and affordable vaccines” for domestic use in Thailand and our neighboring low-income countries.