David Grainger


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David Grainger is an expert in the field of bacterial chromosome biology. Having developed the use of high-throughput techniques to map gene regulatory events in bacteria, his current work focuses on deciphering the chromosome biology of pathogenic bacteria. His research group is focused on understanding mechanisms of DNA folding in organisms such as E. coli and Salmonella, and how this process impinges upon gene expression, DNA replication and pathogenicity.

Dr Grainger can supervise doctoral researchers in all his areas of interest and is always keen to welcome enthusiastic individuals to his lab.


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Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being


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