Bacterial Genetics


Susan H. Fisher, Ph.D.

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


Igor Kramnik, Ph.D.

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


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


Lee M. Wetzler, M.D.

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


Primary teaching affiliate
of BU School of Medicine