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Infection Biology Thematic PhD

Professor Steffen Backert PhD

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Title Professor of Cellular Microbiology
Address School of Biomolecular & Biomedical Science
Office G.09, Science Centre North
University College Dublin
Telephone: (+353) 1 7162155


2008 - Present  Professor of Cellular Microbiology, UCD

2003-2008         Research Group Leader, Otto von Guericke University, Magdeburg, Germany.

1997-2003         Group Leader, Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology, Berlin, Germamy.

Conway, Helicobacter pylori, Campylobacter jejuni, EPEC, type IV secretion, type III secretion, cellular microbiology, infection, signalling, signaling, integrin, CagA, CagL, conjugation, DNA transfer