To defeat leprosy in our lifetime, The Leprosy Mission is investing in research and innovation across our three strategic priorities: transmission, disability and discrimination
Our Research Priorities
The transmission of leprosy is poorly understood. We aim to change that.
Detection, monitoring and treatment of secondary impairments.
We are developing and trialling early diagnostic tests.
Looking at the links between leprosy and inner wellbeing.
Our Research Centres
Research projects listed
ENLIST: Finding new ways to tackle ENL
A look at the ENLIST consortium, an international effort to find new and better ways to treat ENL
Preventing ENL with an addition to MDT
A look at research in Bangladesh that aims to reduce or prevent ENL.