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Streptococcal diversity and pathogenesis

Associated Centre/s:  Clinical and Diagnostic Oral Sciences

Associated Research:  Infection, Immunity and Inflammation

This research focuses on oral streptococcal diversity and the role of these bacteria in oral and systemic disease using molecular and biochemical approaches. Studies have included the descriptions of several new bacterial taxa (species and subspecies) and variations in strain phenotype relating to potential virulence.


Dr Robert Whiley
Senior Lecturer
+44 20 7882 2389

Research Centre for Clinical & Diagnostic Oral Sciences
Blizard Building
Barts & The London
Queen Mary's School of Medicine & Dentistry
4 Newark Street
London E1 2AT


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