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
A look at research in Bangladesh that aims to establish the efficacy of a shorter course of MDT Treatment.
A look at research which reveals the extent to which household contacts are at risk of developing leprosy
An overview of our research work in Nepal
An overview of our research in Bangladesh
An overview of our research in India