Microbial Therapeutics and Infection Control Centre

  • United Kingdom

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The Centre for Microbial Therapeutics and Infection Control is focussed on two main areas or research and development:

Firstly the isolation and characterisation of probiotic microorganisms and the determination of their therapeutic impacts on human health.

Secondly the evaluation, development and screening of disinfectants, biocidal products and antimicrobial agents aimed at the healthcare sector.

The Centre’s staff have a long history of working closely with industry and academia on a wide range of issues from short term problem solving projects to large scale multicenter research collaborations.

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Biofilms Medicine & Life Sciences
Genome Medicine & Life Sciences
Lactobacillus fermentum Medicine & Life Sciences
Polysaccharides Medicine & Life Sciences
Peracetic Acid Medicine & Life Sciences
Citrobacter freundii Medicine & Life Sciences
Citrobacter Medicine & Life Sciences
Stenotrophomonas maltophilia Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 2011 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)

Empowering students by enhancing their employability skills

Scott, F. J., Connell, P., Thomson, L. A. & Willison, D., 28 May 2019, In : Journal of Further and Higher Education. 43, 5, p. 692-707 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)
Lactobacillus fermentum
Molecular mass
Blood Cells
Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha

Novel Minor Groove Binders cure animal African trypanosomiasis in an in vivo mouse model

Giordani, F., Khalaf, A. I., Gillingwater, K., Munday, J. C., De Koning, H. P., Suckling, C. J., Barrett, M. & Scott, F., 28 Mar 2019, In : Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 62, 6, p. 3021-3035 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

African Trypanosomiasis
Trypanosoma congolense
Trypanosoma vivax
Africa South of the Sahara

Press / Media

Maths made easier for scientists who shun the subject wins award

Fraser Scott


2 items of media coverage

Press/Media: Research