emergence and evolution of bacterial pathogens
Since the dawn of humanity, bacteria have devised numerous ways to effectively colonize us.
Our primary scientific interest lies at the interface between molecular evolution and pathogenesis.
Balasubramanian et al. Trends in Microbiology. 2022
Ecological diversification reveals routes of pathogen emergence in endemic Vibrio vulnificus populations
López-Pérez et al. PNAS. 2021
Shapiro et al. Nature Microbiology. 2016
Many congrats to Dr. Moreno on being recognized with a 2022 Investigators in Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease (PATH) award of BWF. The award supports accomplished
Dr. Moreno discusses our research on the molecular mechanisms driving pathogen emergence and our current predictive abilities in order to effectively mitigate future pandemics.
The award recognizes early career professionals with highly successful research and creative activity with national and international impact. Many congrats!