Holden Group/OUCRU Collaboration

Holden Group/OUCRU Collaboration

Kerry Pettigrew visited the Oxford University Clinical Research Unit (OUCRU) in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam during January and February. Hosted by Prof Steve Baker and working with Phat Voong Vinh, she performed whole-genome DNA sequencing and phylogenetic analysis...
Antibiotic Awareness Session

Antibiotic Awareness Session

The Infection Group is marking World Antibiotic Awareness Week by organising a special event on 19th November 2015 aimed at raising awareness around Antibiotic Resistance. St Andrews Medical students will have the opportunity to discover some of the work of the...

The Infection Group’s Glaswegian Adventures

Six months into SHAIPI, Matt, Stephen, Kerry and Katarina attended the consortium meeting in Glasgow. Matt gave a talk on the group’s progress in sequencing and HAI investigation. Katarina gave a well-received talk yesterday on Mycoplasma amphoriforme and new...
Congratulations Katarina!

Congratulations Katarina!

Katarina was awarded a travel grant from FEMS (Federation of European Microbiological Societies) to present her work at the Hot Topics in Microbiology conference in April this year. The talk is entitled Mycoplasma amphoriforme – genomic investigations reveal a new...