Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli

We are studying the molecular epidemiology, evolution and ecology of Shiga toxin-producing E. coli(STEC) in humans, cattle and other ruminants.

                                 Cover art: Appl Environment Microbiol, 2016

Shiga toxin-producingĀ E. coli

Some current studies involve comparative genomics of STEC, variation in biofilm production, and characterization of Shiga toxin-encoding bacteriophages.