Bacterial Genetics

David Briles, Ph.D. Microbiology
Bacterial pathogenesis; virulence; immunity; pneumococcus 

Kevin Dybvig, Ph.D. Genetics
Pathogenic mechanisms of mycoplasmas

Susan Hollingshead, Ph.D. Microbiology
Mechanisms of variation in microbial pathogenesis

Adrie Steyn, Ph.D. Microbiology
Mechanism of Mycobacterium tuberculosis virulence 

Janet Yother, Ph.D. Microbiology
Capsular polysaccharides of Streptococcus pneumoniae