Agriculture and Food Security

The role of the Rab32/BLOC3 host defence pathway in controlling Staphylococcus aureus infections

Supervisors: Massimiliano Baldassarre, Stefania Spanò, Ross J Fitzgerald

Project description:

S. aureus is an emerging problem in animal agriculture and veterinary medicine and our recent studies have shown how livestock could represent a source of pathogenic S. aureus (1) with the potential to spread in human populations.