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Marginal role of von Willebrand factor-binding protein and coagulase in the initiation of endocarditis. Published at 14.02.19
Marginal role of von Willebrand factor-binding protein and coagulase in the initiation...
A new study by José Entenza’s team clarifies the roles of S. aureus coagulases (staphylocoagulase [Coa] and von Willebrand Factor-binding protein [vWbp]) in the initiation of endocarditis in rats with catheter-induced aortic vegetations.
First European multicenter clinical trial of phage therapy Published at 11.02.19
First European multicenter clinical trial of phage therapy
Gregory Resch was actively involved as phage expert in the first European multicenter phase 1/2 clinical trial of phage therapy conducted according to standards of good practices. Results of safety and efficacy of an anti-Pseudomonas aeruginosa phage cocktail were reported in burn patients with infected wounds.
Metagenomic analysis of honeybee gut microbial communities Published at 29.01.19
Metagenomic analysis of honeybee gut microbial communities
Kirsten Ellegaard and Philipp Engel demonstrate how microbial communities in individual honeybees are distinct, despite all individuals in the same hives carrying very similar phylotypes
La Prof. Sophie Martin soumise à la question Published at 22.01.19
La Prof. Sophie Martin soumise à la question
Les nouveaux et nouvelles professeur·e·s ordinaires à la Faculté doivent répondre à un «Questionnaire de Proust» revisité. Sophie Martin, professeure ordinaire à la FBM au sein du Département de microbiologie fondamentale de l’UNIL, s'est pliée à l'exercice.

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