Application of phylogenetic statistical & computational approaches to unravel genotype – phenotype
I am currently working in the application of genome-wide association studies (GWAS) in bacteria to identify the genes that make bacteria resistant to antibiotics and able to cause infections.
Project Duration: 2016 – 2020
LSHTM lead investigator: Sharon Peacock
LSHTM staff: Francesc Coll
Funding: Wellcome Trust
Collaborators: Julian Parkhill (Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute), Joan Geoghegan (Trinity College Dublin)