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Dr Mihnea Bostina (Otago Centre for Electron Microscopy, Microbiology and Immunology)

Electron microscopy; Structural biology; Virology
Work: 64 3 479 7349

Dr Heather Brooks (Microbiology and Immunology)

Medical microbiology
Work: 64 3 479 7826

Professor Richard Cannon (Oral Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry)

Antifungal action; Mechanisms of antifungal resistance; Molecular biology; Molecular genetics of fungi; Physiology and biochemistry of yeast growth; Microbial colonisation; Antimicrobial drug discovery; Oral microbiology; Microbial adhesion
Work: 64 3 479 7081 | Mobile: 64 21 279 7081

Professor Greg Cook (Microbiology and Immunology)

Environmental microbiology and bioremediation; Antibiotic resistant bacteria in humans and animals
Work: 64 3 479 7722

Associate Professor Peter Fineran (Microbiology and Immunology)

Genetics of bacteria; Gene regulation; Molecular biology; Bacteriophage (phage) biology
Work: 64 3 479 7735

Emeritus Professor J Frank T Griffin (Microbiology and Immunology)

Immunology; Infectious diseases; Microbiology; Mycobacterial diseases of ruminants (primary sector) and wildlife; Tuberculosis; Johne's disease; Stress and Immunocompetence; Heritable resistance to Infectious diseases
Work: 64 3 479 7799

Dr Nicholas Heng (Oral Sciences - Faculty of Dentistry)

Molecular genetics; Oral microbiology; Bacterial genome sequencing; Next-generation DNA sequencing technology; Streptococcus; Bioinformatics
Work: 64 3 479 9254

Dr Matloob Husain (Microbiology and Immunology)

Virology (Influenza A virus, Vaccinia virus); Viral pathogenesis; Molecular Biology; Cell Biology; Confocal microscopy
Work: 64 3 470 3420 | Mobile: 64 22 133 1037

Dr Joanna Kirman (Microbiology and Immunology)

Vaccine development; Infectious disease immunology; Tuberculosis; Bronchiolitis; Respiratory Syncytial Virus
Work: 64 3 479 7714

Professor Andrew Mercer (Virus Research Unit, Microbiology and Immunology)

Animal virology; Cell culture; Microbial genetics; Microbial pathogenesis; Molecular biology; Vaccine development
Work: 64 3 479 7730

Associate Professor Brian Monk (Sir John Walsh Research Institute, Oral Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry)

Membrane protein structure and function; Molecular mechanisms of antifungal drug resistance; Use of yeast systems in drug discovery
Work: 64 3 479 7099

Professor Clive Ronson (Microbiology and Immunology)

General enquiries relating to Genetics and genetics-based research at Otago; Horizontal gene transfer; Genetics of bacteria
Work: 64 3 479 7701

Dr Thorsten Stanley (Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Otago, Wellington)

Neonatology; Epilepsy; Allergy; Asthma; General pediatrics
Work: 64 4 918 6142 | Mobile: 64 21 243 6632

Associate Professor Geoffrey Tompkins (Sir John Walsh Research Institute, Faculty of Dentistry)

Bacteriology; Microbiology ; Pathogenic anaerobic bacteria ; Heme acquisition; Innate immunity ; Streptococcus ; Bacteriocin/gene acquisition relationship
Work: 64 3 479 5471

Dr James Ussher (Microbiology and Immunology)

Clinical microbiology/Infectious diseases; Innate immunity to bacterial infection; MAIT cells; Antimicrobial resistance
Work: 64 3 479 5942

Professor Vernon Ward (Microbiology & Immunology)

Biological control of insect pests; Baculoviruses; Invertebrate virology; Viral pathogenesis; Gene expression technology; Viral biomaterials
Work: 64 3 479 9028

Dr Lyn Wise (Microbiology and Immunology)

Growth factors; Cytokines; Chemokines; Wound Healing; Angiogenesis; Inflammation; Scarring; Skin infection; Poxviruses; Virology
Work: 64 3 479 7723

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