NIHR Germ Defence Study

NIHR Study: Germ Defence Covid-19 Study

The Germ Defence study has been endorsed as a National Urgent Public Health Research COVID-19 Priority Project by Prof. Chris Whitty, the Chief Medical Officer for England.

The Germ Defence website is an evidence-based behaviour change website that provides advice on infection control at home.

The COVID-19 version of Germ Defence was developed by clinicians and scientists at the Universities of Bristol, Southampton and Bath in collaboration with Public Health England.

You can find more information about the study, including frequently asked questions (FAQs) on: