MCB portraits September 2006

Brenda Anne Wilson, PhD Associate Professor and Host-Microbe Systems Theme Leader, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Journal Editor of Microbiome Science and Medicine

Fields of interest: 

Bacterial pathogenesis; protein toxin structure, function and interaction with host cells and their effects on intracellular signal transduction; development of novel, alternative post-exposure antitoxin therapeutics; human and nonhuman primate vaginal and fecal microbial ecosystems; role of microbiomes in health and disease and conservation biology

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