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Anti-viral mechanisms can both enhance and prevent gene transfer in bacteria

Posted by on 20 February 2018 | Comments

A recent study from the Fineran Lab has shown that bacterial immune systems can increase the transduction of bacterial genetic material, such as the genes associated with antibiotic resistance. The findings have been published in the latest issue of mBio, a premier journal of the American Society for Microbiology.

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Three academic staff member receive promotions

Posted by on 20 February 2018 | Comments

Congratulations to the three staff members to receive academic promotions effective from the beginning of the 2018 academic year.

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