Biofilms in Health and Disease Webinar

24 June 2020 - 24 June 2020
13:30 - 16:30


Speaker: Mark Webber

Hosted by: Cardiff Institute of Tissue Engineering and Research (CITER)

An opportunity to discuss rapid advances that have developed in the field over the past years, to identify how new methodologies and technologies could be applied in biofilm research and to think about research challenges that might develop in the future.

Four talks will cover basic science of clinical biofilms and their applications in health and disease.

Aimed at established and up-and-coming biofilm researchers and those with interest in the area of biofilms and their application in health and disease.

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The event will have IT support thanks to Cardiff University’s IT Service Desk. The attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions from the speakers after each talk.

Keynote Speakers:

Dr Mark Webber, Quadram Institute Bioscience: Adaptation of biofilms to stress results in complex costs and benefits

Regents Professor Phil Stewart, Montana State University: Innate Immunity versus Nascent Biofilm

Guest Speakers:

Dr Angela Nobbs, University of Bristol: Microbial interplay within oral biofilms

Dr Freya Harrison, University of Warwick: Building and using models of lung and wound biofilms