RNA FISH to determine bacterial RNA polymerase functionalities required for sigma factor specific escape from antibiotic action

Lead Research Organisation: Imperial College London
Department Name: Life Sciences


Description That signalling leads to noise in stress gene expression
Exploitation Route In grant applications and in actual bench work-via training afforded
Sectors Agriculture, Food and Drink,Healthcare,Pharmaceuticals and Medical Biotechnology

Description We have employed the methods deveoped across a range of projects, including for our work on nitroigen fixation and the physiology of bacterial biofilms, known for their drug resistance.
Sector Chemicals,Manufacturing, including Industrial Biotechology
Impact Types Societal

Description MRC AMR initiative
Amount £250,000 (GBP)
Organisation Medical Research Council (MRC) 
Sector Public
Country United Kingdom
Start 10/2015 
End 09/2017