Graham Cooke is NIHR Professor of Infectious Diseases based within the the Wright-Fleming Institute at Imperial College. He trained in Oxford, London and South Africa. Prior to joining Imperial he was based at the Africa Health Research Institute in KwaZulu-Natal.
His current work is focussed on precision medicine for management of infectious diseases and access to medicines, particularly for HIV/viral hepatitis, tuberculosis and bacterial sepsis. He chairs the WHO Essential Medicines List and, prior to that, the WHO EML antibiotics working group.
He led the Commission on Accelerating the Elimination of Viral Hepatitis, published here
Funding: NIHR, Wellcome Trust, MRC, Médecins sans Frontières, BRC Imperial College
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et al., 2019, Scaling up prevention and treatment towards the elimination of hepatitis C: a global mathematical model, The Lancet, Vol:393, ISSN:0140-6736, Pages:1319-1329
et al., 2019, Accelerating the elimination of viral hepatitis: a Lancet Gastroenterology & Hepatology Commission, The Lancet Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Vol:4, ISSN:2468-1253, Pages:135-184
et al., 2017, Genome-to-genome analysis highlights the effect of the human innate and adaptive immune systems on the hepatitis C virus, Nature Genetics, Vol:49, ISSN:1546-1718, Pages:666-673
et al., 2016, Novel pH sensing semiconductor for point-of-care detection of HIV-1 viremia, Scientific Reports, Vol:6, ISSN:2045-2322
et al., 2016, The global burden of viral hepatitis from 1990 to 2013: findings from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013, The Lancet, Vol:388, ISSN:0099-5355, Pages:1081-1088
et al., 2016, Risk of late relapse or reinfection with Hepatitis C virus after achieving a sustained virological response: A systematic review and meta-analysis, Clinical Infectious Diseases, Vol:62, ISSN:1537-6591, Pages:683-694
et al., 2015, Long-term treatment outcomes of patients infected with Hepatitis C virus: a systematic review and meta-analysis of the survival benefit of achieving a Sustained Virological Response, Clinical Infectious Diseases, Vol:61, ISSN:1537-6591, Pages:730-740
et al., 2015, Hepatitis C seroprevalence and HIV co-infection in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis, Lancet Infectious Diseases, ISSN:1473-3099
et al., 2015, Minimum Target Prices for Production of Direct-Acting Antivirals and Associated Diagnostics to Combat Hepatitis C Virus, Hepatology, Vol:61, ISSN:1527-3350, Pages:1174-1182
et al., 2014, Global Distribution and Prevalence of Hepatitis C Virus Genotypes, Hepatology
Hill AM, Cooke GS, 2014, Hepatitis C can be cured globally, but at what cost?, Science, Vol:345, Pages:141-142