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Here you will find information about Research groups in the PathoGenoMics fields from the ERA-NET partner countries (Austria, Finland, France, Hungary, Israel, Latvia, Portugal, Slovenia and Spain).
This information is supposed to support cooperation between researchers from different European countries
and thus enhance the development of a European Research Area for PathoGenoMics .


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  • Special techniques applied by the researcher
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Name: Prof. Dr. Suerbaum, Sebastian
Address: Carl-Neuberg-Str. 1
Institution: Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Institut für Medizinische Mikrobiologie und Krankenhaushygiene
City: Hannover Zip: D-30625
Country: Germany Phone: +49-511/532 6769
    Fax: +49-511/532 4366


Research Topics:
Population genetics. Genetic variability. Genomics. Mutation, Recombination, genetic plasticity and host adaptation. Potential of Helicobacters to cause hepatic and intestinal inflammation and cancer.


Organisms studied:
  • Campylobacter coli
  • Campylobacter jejuni
  • Helicobacter pylori
  • Helicobacter hepaticus


Special methods / technologies:
evolutionary nucleotide sequence analysis, genome sequence analysis and comparison, microarray analysis (comparative genome hybridization, comprehensive transcript analysis).


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