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Cambridge Infectious Diseases

An Interdisciplinary Research Centre at the University of Cambridge

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Gavin Wright

Gavin Wright

I am interested in extracellular receptor-ligand interactions for host-pathogen interactions and reverse vaccinology.


Biography:

I am interested in extracellular receptor-ligand interactions for host-pathogen interactions and reverse vaccinology.

Departments and Institutes

Wellcome Sanger Institute:

Research Interests

Current top reserach interests:

Systematic identification of subunit vaccines for schistosomiasis, leishmaniasis and animal African trypanosomiasis

Identification of extracellular host-pathogen receptor ligand interactions by protein interaction screens


CRISPR-based genetic screens to identify host factors for infection.

Topics

  • Leishmania
  • Trypanosomes
  • Schistosomiasis

Equipment

  • Genome editing
  • CRISPR