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Exploring the interactions between Salmonella and Campylobacter species

Campylobacter - CDC [Public domain]

Campylobacter
CDC [Public domain]

The aim of this honours project is to characterise both intra- and intercellular interactions between Salmonella and Campylobacter.

Infection with Campylobacter and Salmonella species are the top to causes of bacterial-related, foodborne gastrointestinal disease. Both bacterial species are commonly found in the farm environment. It is not known, however, how these to bacterial species interact in a co-infection.

Key methodology: Isolation and culture of primary cell lines, transfection of bacteria with fluorescent plasmid, fluorescent microscopy, lymphocyte proliferation assays.

Supervisors

Tagged in Honours projects - Animal science, Honours projects - Molecular and biomedical science, Honours projects - Andrea McWhorter, Honours projects - Kapil Chousalkar, Honours in Animal Science subtheme - Pathobiology infectious disease and public health, Honours projects - Molecular and biomedical science: Other

STEM Careers Night: On-campus and online

Whether you're still at high school or planning to join us mid-year, taking a break from study or rethinking your career path, come chat with us at our STEM Careers Night.

You and your parents are invited to join us on campus on Tuesday 18 May to see what’s available in the world of STEM.

STEM Careers Night