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William Matlock

DPhil Student

  • Computational biologist in Modernising Medical Microbiology
  • Tutor for A9: Statistics at Wadham College
  • Microbiology Society ECM Board Reviewer

My Research

I work on the REHAB project, which aims to understand the dynamics of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) using a large, environmental sample of Enterobacteriaceae isolates and associated plasmids. This family of bacteria frequently carry and exchange AMR-conferring genes of high clinical significance. I use and develop genomic tools to understand their role in AMR spread. This also includes more fundamental questions about plasmid evolution and biology.

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