Research Grants Awarded to Staff in Microbiology
Three grants have recently been awarded to staff in the Microbiology Department.
Professor Charles Dorman has been awarded a Principle Investigator programme grant valued at €1,228,466 to study bacterial nucleoid associated protein expression and stress resistance in pathogens.
Emeritus Professor Tim Foster is part of an EC H2020 consortium NOMORFILM novel marine biomolecules against biofilm, application to medical devices. This grant is worth €368,261 to TCD.
Assistant Professor Joan Geoghegan was successful in an application for a British Skin Foundation Research Award valued at £81,000 to investigate inhibitors of Staphylococcus aureus colonization of the skin of children with eczema.