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Selected Research Areas

MDTP trainer laboratories pursue investigations on a range of scientific research topics related to microbiology. Classifications are inevitably somewhat arbitrary, following are some of the subdisciplines covered by MDTP faculty with links to lists of trainers working in those areas. Each area page will provide brief research descriptions for each trainer and a link to his or her website. This information is by no means exhaustive, but is intended to convey a sense of research breadth in the MDTP, and of focused research strength in fifteen areas.

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Image files/trainers/tony_k_30pond.jpg Tony Goldberg supervised_user_circle public

Pathobiological Sciences
Ecology an evolution of infectious diseases with an emphasis on zoonoses and emerging pathogens

Image files/trainers/knoll.jpg Laura Knoll supervised_user_circle public

Medical Microbiology & Immunology
Molecular mechanisms of development and pathogenesis of Toxoplasma gondii

Image files/trainers/yoshinot.jpg Timothy Yoshino supervised_user_circle public

Animal Health & Biomedical Sciences/Pathobiological Sciences
Cellular and molecular biology of schistosome blood fluke-snail host interactions