Genetic variants associated with multiple diseases
Prof M Tobin
Applications accepted all year round
As increasing numbers of genetic associations are discovered, it is becoming clear that some genetic variants are associated with more than one or human phenotype (including disease phenotypes).
Characterising Clostridium difficile defence strategies against bacteriophages
Prof M Clokie, Dr A Millard
6 January 2019
Healthcare associated infections are a major problem for patients and a global health challenge. Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) is particularly problematic, for example the UK has ~20,000 infectious diarrhoeal cases every year, and progressive complications can lead to death in ~3% of infected patients.