The University of Aberdeen
The Rowett Institute
University of Aberdeen
Phone: +44 (0)1224 43 8754
- Studying the role of specific gut microbiota and changes in microbial diversity within the gut lumen in the aetiopathogenesis of inflammatory bowel disease.
Molecular epidemiology of enteric viruses and their evolution.
- The host-pathogen interactions and pathogenetic mechanisms of viruses like HIV, rotavirus and caliciviruses.
Wellcome Trust ISSF @ Aberdeen fellowship support award, from October 2015 to March 2016, for the project titled “Role of the enteric virome and its interaction with the bacterial and fungal microbiome in the aetiopathogenesis of Crohn’s disease” – PI
Health Protection Scotland grant awarded in March 2015 for genotyping of representative rotavirus isolates post introduction of rotavirus vaccine in Scotland – Co-PI
- NHS Grampian Endowment Funding Grant 2014/2015 for the project titled “Elucidating the Role of Non Jejuni/coli-Campylobacter in the Development of Colorectal Cancer Utilising Comparative Genomics to Study their Pathogenetic Potential” – PI