Welsh Government

Senior Research Leader

Professor Andrew Sewell 


Department and institution

School of Medicine, Cardiff University

Current Post

Distinguished Research Professor and Director of Research and Deputy Director, Institute of Infection and Immunity

Primary Research Fields

  • Immunology
  • Cancer Immunotherapy
  • Autoimmune Disease
  • Immunity to Infection
  • Transplant Tolerance

Contact details

02920 687055 


Professor Andy Sewell is Research Director of the Institute of Infection and Immunity at Cardiff University School of Medicine and a Wellcome Trust Senior Investigator. His work is focused on T-cell ligands and the receptors that recognise them. Current interests within the group include autoimmunity, transplant tolerance, cancer immunotherapy, smart vaccination and unconventional T-cells.