Associated Centre/s: Clinical and Diagnostic Oral Sciences
Associated Research: Infection, Immunity and Inflammation
This MRC funded research focuses upon the structure and genetics of the proteolytic enzymes of the periodontal pathogen Porphyromonas gingivalis. Bacterial protease inhibitors as specific antimicrobials are being studied in collaboration with the commercial biotechnology sector aiming towards inhibitor design for a number of important pathogens including Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
ContactProfessor Mike Curtis
+44 20 7882 2258
Barts & TheLondon School of Medicine & Dentistry
1st Floor, Garrod Building
London E1 2AD