Bacterial Pathogenesis Labs

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Principal Investigator:Department and Institution:Main interest:

Stanley Falkow. Stanford University School of Medicine. Genetic and Molecular Basis of Microbial Pathogenicity in several Model Systems.

Jorge E. Galán. Section of Microbial Pathogenesis. Yale University School of Medicine. Interaction of Bacterial Pathogens with their Hosts. e-mail

James B. Kaper. Center for Vaccine Development. University of Maryland. Molecular Pathogenesis of Enteric Bacterial Pathogens. e-mail

Harry L. T. Mobley. Department of Microbiology and Immunology. University of Maryland School of Medicine. Uropathogenic Escherichia coli, Proteus mirabilis virulence factors and Helicobacter pylori urease.

John J. Mekalanos. Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics. Harvard Medical School. Biochemical and Genetic Analysis of Bacterial Virulence Factors.

Virginia L. Miller. Department of Molecular Microbiology. Washington University School of Medicine. Molecular and Genetic Analysis of Invasion by Enteric Bacteria.

Philippe Sansonetti. Pasteur Institute. Molecular Mechanisms of Invasion by Shigella.

Susan Straley. Department of Microbiology and Immunology. University of Kentucky. Virulence gene expression and Bacterium-Cell Signalling by Y. pestis.