Category: Research news

A new NCCR funded by Swiss National Science Foundation

‘AntiResist’ is a newly funded National Centre for Competence in Research led by the Biozentrum of Basel University. We are proud to be a member of this consortium which aims at performing ground-breaking research in the field of resistant infections over the next 12…

New assay for Legionella detection

Our new Legionella paper is out in CMI! Great collaboration with Public Health England and Lyon University Hospital, featuring extensive development and validation work for a lineage-specific qPCR assay based on WGS https://www.clinicalmicrobiologyandinfection.com/article/S1198-743X(19)30487-2/fulltext

Three MAGICAL grad projects achieve completion

Congrats to Matan, Orel and Sharon for excellent poster presentations of their MAGICAL graduate projects (sewage MGx, WGS of ESBLs and water microbiome, respectively).