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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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  • researcher names
  • Institution of the respective researcher, city and country of his/her institution
  • Contact data of the researcher (address, phone, email)
  • Research topics and studied microorganisms of the researcher
  • Special techniques applied by the researcher
  • Potential cooperation topics suggested by the researcher

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Name: Prof. Dr. Frosch, Matthias
Address: Josef-Schneider-Str.2
Institution: Universität Würzburg, Institut für Hygiene und Mikrobiologie
City: Würzburg Zip: D-97080
Country: Germany Phone: +49-931/20146160


Research Topics:
  • Whole-genome comparison of Neisseria meningitidis carrier and disease isolates
  • Delineation of the meningococcal patho-genome
  • Analysis of the evolutionary relationships between virulent and carrier strains
  • Correlation between meningococcal genome content and disease severity


Organisms studied:
  • Neisseria meningitidis


Special methods / technologies:
  • Genome sequencing
  • Microarray spotting/hybridisation


Suggestions for potential research cooperations:
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