Bacterial Genetics

Fisher

Susan H. Fisher, Ph.D.

Regulation of nitrogen metabolism in B. subtilis, DNA-protein interactions

Genco

Caroline A. Genco, Ph.D.

Microbial pathogenesis, vaccine development, host-parasite interactions, and bacterial gene regulation

Kramnik

Igor Kramnik, Ph.D.

Genes controling host resistance and susceptibility to tuberculosis; biology of tuberculosis granulomas; mechanisms of macrophage activation and differentiation

Murphy

John R. Murphy, Ph.D.

Structure of the diphtheria toxin repressor; diphtheria toxin calalytic domain and entry into the eukaryotic cell cytosol; structure-function of IL7

Wetzler

Lee M. Wetzler, M.D.

Vaccine development; microbial immunity and pathogenesis; effect of bacterial products on eukaryotic cells

Wray

Lewis V. Wray, Ph.D.

Regulation of gene expression in Bacillus subtilis

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