How bacteria and HA interact: A Live chat with Elaine Berry and Greg Siragusa

In this live chat we spoke to Elaine Berry and Greg Siragusa about their work using hydroxl apatite to concentrate bacteria.  Elaine is a Research Microbiologist at the U.S. Meat Animal Research Center. Greg is a Senior Principal Scientist at Eurofins Microbiology Laboratories. In 1997 they wrote a paper about using hydroxyl apatite to concentrate … Continue reading How bacteria and HA interact: A Live chat with Elaine Berry and Greg Siragusa

Live chat with microbiologist Mark Webber

Here's the write-up from out 13th chat with Mark Webber, a microbiologist who specialises in researching how bacteria resistance to antibiotics develops. Mark and his colleagues try to work out how to prevent resistance or develop new ways to treat infections. One theme they are interested in is the potential for biocides (disinfectants) to promote antibiotic … Continue reading Live chat with microbiologist Mark Webber