Research group of studies in interaction between pro and eukaryotic cells
Clinical Microbiology with special reference for interaction studies on virulence and survival.
Waterborne pathogenic microorganisms and their interaction with special reference for amoebae and V.cholerae. Other bacteria of interest are Francisella, Shigella, Staphylococcus and Pseudomonas. Collaborators are present in Sudan, Singapore and Scotland.
Research group leader Gunnar Sandström
- Amoebae culturing
- Isolation of nucleic acids
- Agarose gel electrofores
- PCR och In situ hybridization
- Enzyme Linked Immunosorbant assays (ELISA)
- Western blot
- Cell culturing
- Microbial cell enrichment
SIDA, MSB och Swedish Consultation.
Chair programme Committee 6. Programs: BMA, Nursing, Optician, Xray nursing, dentist, dental hygienist and biomedicine.
Temperature Depended Role of Shigella flexneri Invasion Plasmid on the Interaction with Acanthamoeba castellanii.
Int J Microbiol 2012 ;2012():917031
ToxR of Vibrio cholerae affects biofilm, rugosity and survival with Acanthamoeba castellanii.
BMC Res Notes 2012 Jan;5():33
Acanthamoeba-bacteria: a model to study host interaction with human pathogens.
Curr Drug Targets 2011 Jun;12(7):936-41
Interaction between Vibrio mimicus and Acanthamoeba castellanii.
Environ Microbiol Rep 2010 Feb;2(1):166-171