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Cambridge Infectious Diseases

An Interdisciplinary Research Centre at the University of Cambridge
 

Biography

Research Assistant, Prof Julian Parkhill Group.

My research involves Ornithobacterium hominis and the nasopharyngeal microbiota. Mitigation of DNA contamination in low biomass samples.

Publications

Key publications: 

Reagent and laboratory contamination can critically impact sequence-based microbiome analyses (2014) BMC Biology. https://bmcbiol.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12915-014-0087-z

'Candidatus Ornithobacterium hominis': insights gained from draft genomes obtained from nasopharyngeal swabs (2019) Microbial Genomics. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6421346/

Freshwater monitoring by nanopore sequencing (2021) Elife. https://elifesciences.org/articles/61504

Research Assistant, Department of Veterinary Medicine.
 Susannah  Salter
Not available for consultancy

Affiliations

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Person keywords: 
Genomics
Microbiome
Molecular Biology
Microbiota
Pathogen Evolution
Bacteriology