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Dr. Olivia Champion

How virulent are your strains and mutants?
Posted on March 10th at 12:08pm

Differentiating between pathogenic and closely related bacterial strains. The Francisella genus is diverse and contains species that are highly pathogenic to humans, pathogenic in immunocompromised individuals,...

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A Public Health Threat - Antimicrobial Resistance
Posted on February 11th at 9:21am

Tea to fight infection Work by Betts et al aimed to see if naturally occurring compounds in tea could be antibacterial and if this could be tested in Galleria. They used two compounds: theaflavins, which...

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Galleria mellonella workshop - GmW, May 2020,
Posted on December 18th at 10:24am

As you know we are passionate about Galleria mellonella as an alternative research model and we are interested in learning how the model is being used in different ways across the globe. This is why we...

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Using Galleria mellonella in the fight against AMR
Posted on November 26th at 2:25pm

Antimicrobial resistance has been recognised as a serious emerging threat worldwide, with grim warnings about the post-antibiotic era being reported across the media. Consequently there have been calls...

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Toxicity Testing In Galleria mellonella
Posted on November 18th at 2:41pm

There is an absolute need for tests that can be used to better predict toxicity in mammals. This is one area where our research grade G. mellonella larvae, TruLarvTM, are making important and vital differences...

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Don't brush your teeth with this toothbrush!
Posted on October 28th at 9:41am

This weeks newsletter highlighted the work of Lara Thieme. Lara is currently in her third year of her PhD at the Institute of Infectious Diseases and Infection Control, Jena University Hospital,...

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